Bibio varipes Meigen 1830 (Family Bibionidae)


Female

Length: Male 6-8mm, Female 11mm;
Wing Length: 4.5-7.5mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? ? ? April - June
(Earliest: 4.5)

Biotopes:
Heath and Moorland

Hedge Rows
Food:
(Larva)

Dead Leaves, Compost

Poaceae Roots
Food:
(Adult)

Alliaria petiolata Nectar, Pollen


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