Strongylogaster multifasciata [lineata] (Geoffroy 1785) (Family Tenthredinidae)


Female Ovipositing on Pteridium aquilinum

Larva on Pteridium aquilinum

Length: 8-11mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? (Earliest: 16.7) ? May - September
(Earliest: 22.5)

Biotopes:
Spruce Forest Edge

Hedge Rows
Food:
(Larva)
(Oligophagous)

Pteridium aquilinum

Dryopteris filix-mas
Food:
(Adult)

Heracleum sphondylium Nectar, Pollen
Parasitoids:
Cubocephalus anatorius Larva
Other Possible Parasitoids:
Many Ichneumonidae Larvae

Several Braconidae Larvae

Several Tachinidae Larvae

Nature Spot: Strongylogaster multifasciata


Pictures © 2003, 2006 J.K. Lindsey

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