Hydrotaea irritans (FallÚn 1823) (Family Muscidae)


Male

Female

Length: Male 5.75-7.5, Female 4.5-6.5mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? ? ? June - September
(Earliest: 30.5)

Biotopes:
Spruce Forest Edge

Meadows
Microhabitat:
(Larva)

Dung
Food:
(Larva)

Insecta
Food:
(Adult)

Calluna vulgaris Nectar, Pollen
Predators:
Araniella cucurbitina


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