Symmorphus crassicornis (Panzer 1798) (Family Vespidae)


Male

Length: Male 8-12mm, Female 10-15mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? ? ? June - August
(Earliest: 6.7)

Biotopes:
Hedge Rows
Food:
(Larva, Stored by Adult)

Chrysomela populi Larva
Food:
(Adult)

Heracleum sphondylium Nectar
Nest:
Hollow Rubus fruticosus Cane

Hollow Sambucus Branches

Atlas Hymenoptera: Symmorphus crassicornis
BWARS: Symmorphus crassicornis


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