Chrysogaster solstitialis (FallÚn 1817) (Family Syrphidae)


Male

Female

Length: 6.5-8mm; Wing Length: 6-7.25mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? ? ? May - September
(Earliest: 6.6)

Biotopes:
Hedge Rows

Wet Meadows
Microhabitat:
(Larva)

Eutrophic Pools
Food:
(Larva)

Submerged Plant Litter
Food:
(Adult)

Several Apiaceae Nectar, Pollen
Possible Parasitoids:
Several Ichneumonidae Larvae

Nature Spot: Chrysogaster solstitialis


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