Ectemnius borealis (Zetterstedt 1838) (Family Crabronidae)


Male

Female

Length: Male 6-8mm, Female 7-9mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? ? ? June - September
(Earliest: 21.5)

Biotopes:
Hedge Rows

Wet Meadows
Food:
(Stocked by Female for Larva)

Paralysed Diptera
Food:
(Adult)

Angelica sylvestris Nectar

Heracleum sphondylium Nectar
Nest:
Dead Wood
Possible Parasitoids:
Several Ichneumonidae Larvae

BWARS: Ectemnius borealis


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