Image: Gum Tree Sawfly Larvae - Yazmin Tresize

Gum Tree Sawfly Larvae - Yazmin Tresize

These grubs were on some eucalypt trees down near our creek. I thought they were caterpillars but, when we looked them up on the internet, we found they were not. They are funny – when you bump the leaf they all stick their tails in the air.

Finalist, Primary School Category, Up Close & Spineless 2009

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Yazmin Tresize
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