Mesembrina meridiana (Linnaeus 1758) (Family Muscidae)


Male

Female

Couple

Length: 9-16mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? (Winter) ? April - September
(Earliest: 23.4)
(4 Generations)

Biotopes:
Meadows

Hedge Rows
Food:
(Larva)

Dung

Diptera Larvae
Food:
(Adult)

Dung

Several Apiaceae Nectar, Pollen

Tanacetum vulgare Nectar, Pollen

Salix aurita Nectar, Pollen

Nature Spot: Mesembrina meridiana
Biodiversity Reference: Mid-day Fly


Pictures © 2003, 2004 J.K. Lindsey

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