noun, plural saw·flies.
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These sawfly larvae need looking after and can be killed by spraying.
Sawfly larvae can at once be recognized by the curious positions they assume, and by the number of pro-legs, which exceeds ten.
Enemies: The larch is subject to the attacks of a sawfly, which has killed many trees of the American species.Studies of Trees|Jacob Joshua Levison