Chrysotoxum cautum (Harris 1776) (Family Syrphidae)


Male

Length: 12-15mm, Wing Length: 10.25-13mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? ? ? April - September
(Earliest: 16.5)

Biotopes:
Hedge Rows
Food:
(Larva)

Rotten Wood
Food:
(Adult)

Heracleum sphondylium Nectar, Pollen

Senecio nemorensis Nectar, Pollen

Hypericum maculatum Pollen
Possible Parasitoids:
Several Ichneumonidae Larvae
Possible Predators:
(Larva)

Several Crabronidae
Models:
Vespula rufa


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