Achaius oratorius (Fabricius 1793) (Family Ichneumonidae)


Male

Female

Length: Male 12-15mm, Female 11-14mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? ? ? June - September
(Earliest: 6.6)

Biotopes:
Hedge Rows

Spruce Forest Edge
Food:
(Larva)

Gonepteryx rhamni Larva

Several Noctuidae

Saturnia pavonia

Bupalus piniaria Larva
Possible Food:
(Larva)

Other Noctuidae
Food:
(Adult)

Heracleum sphondylium Nectar

Tanacetum vulgare Nectar

Nature Spot: Achaius oratorius


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