Dufouria chalybeata (Meigen 1824) (Family Tachinidae)


Female Attacking Cassida rubiginosa Larva

Length: 5-6.7mm; Wingspan: 11-13mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? ? ? May - July
(Earliest: 19.6)

Biotopes:
Hedge Rows

Meadows
Food:
(Larva)

Cassida rubiginosa

Cassida viridis Larva
Possible Food:
(Larva)

Other Cassida
Food:
(Adult)

Myosotis nemorosa Nectar, Pollen

Tachinid Recording Scheme (UK): Dufouria chalybeata


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