The following new insect common names were recently approved by the ESA Common Names of Insects Committee and are being submitted to the ESA membership for comment. Please submit any comments via

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Proposed common name: elm zigzag sawfly
Scientific name: Aproceros leucopoda Takeuchi
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Argidae
Deadline for comments: February 24, 2023

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