Empis trigramma Wiedemann in Meigen 1822 (Family Empididae)


Male

Female

Courtship

Couple

Length: Male 4.8-7.2mm, Female 5.8-8.3mm;
Wing Length: Male 5.8-8.2mm, Female 6-7.5mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? ? ? May - July
(Earliest: 28.4)

Biotopes:
Hedge Rows

Wet Meadows
Food:
Insecta

Anthriscus sylvestris Nectar

Taraxacum campylodes Nectar

Leucanthemum vulgare Nectar

Myosotis nemorosa Nectar

Alchemilla xanthochlora Nectar

Polygonum bistorta Nectar

Crataegus Nectar

Sorbus aucuparia Nectar


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