Metopia argyrocephala (Meigen 1824) (Family Sarcophagidae)


Male

Female

Length: 4.5-7.5mm;
Wingspan: 10-12mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
- ? ? May - August
(Earliest: 21.4)

Biotopes:
Hedge Rows

Wet Forest
Possible Food:
(Larva)

Apidae Nest Wastes

Crabronidae Nest Wastes

Vespidae Nest Wastes
Food:
(Adult)

Tanacetum vulgare Nectar, Pollen

Salix cinerea Nectar


Pictures © 2003, 2015, 2016 J.K. Lindsey

Caution

Back to Ecology of Commanster