Dasysyrphus tricinctus (FallÚn 1817) (Family Syrphidae)


Male

Female

Length: 10-12mm, Wing Length: 7.25-10.25mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? ? ? April - October
(Earliest: 26.5)
(2 Generations)

Biotopes:
Meadows
Food:
(Larva)

Tenthredinidae

Noctuidae
Food:
(Adult)

Several Asteraceae Nectar, Pollen

Anthriscus sylvestris Nectar, Pollen

Heracleum sphondylium Nectar

Geranium sylvaticum Nectar
Possible Parasitoids:
Several Ichneumonidae Larvae
Possible Predators:
(Larva)

Several Crabronidae

Nature Spot: Dasysyrphus tricinctus


Pictures © 2003, 2006, 2017 J.K. Lindsey

Caution

Back to Ecology of Commanster