Hylemya variata (FallÚn 1823) (Family Anthomyiidae)


Male

Female

Length: 3.5-8mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? ? (Winter) May - October
(Earliest: 7.5)
(4-5 Generations)

Biotopes:
Meadows

Spruce Forest Edge
Food:
(Larva)

Dung
Food:
(Adult)

Anthriscus sylvestris Nectar, Pollen

Daucus carota Nectar, Pollen
Possible Parasitoids:
(Larva)

Several Ichneumonidae Larvae

Several Braconidae Larvae

Several Figitidae Larvae


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