Gymnosoma rotundatum (Linnaeus 1758) (Family Tachinidae)


Male

Female

Length: 4.5-8mm;
Wingspan: 14mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? (Winter) Spring May - October
(Earliest: 14.6)

Biotopes:
Meadows

Hedge Rows
Food:
(Larva)

Palomena prasina
Food:
(Adult)

Achillea millefolium Nectar, Pollen

Tanacetum vulgare Nectar, Pollen

Angelica sylvestris Nectar, Pollen

Heracleum sphondylium Nectar, Pollen

Tachinid Recording Scheme (UK): Gymnosoma rotundatum
Insektenbox: Gymnosoma rotundatum


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