Chrysops relictus Meigen 1820 (Family Tabanidae)


Male

Female

Larva

Length: 8-10mm, Wing Length: 7-10mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? (Earliest: 8.4) ? May - September
(Earliest: 18.6)

Biotopes:
Heath and Moorland

Pond Edge
Food:
(Larva)

Algae

Muddy Detritus
Food:
(Female)

Mammalia Blood
Food:
(Adult)

Heracleum sphondylium Nectar

Nature Spot: Twin-lobed Deerfly - Chrysops relictus
Insektenbox: Goldaugenbremse


Pictures © 2003, 2006 J.K. Lindsey

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