Parasyrphus lineolus [lineola] (Zetterstedt 1843) (Family Syrphidae)


Male

Female

Length: 8-10mm; Wing Length: 7.25-8.25mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? ? ? April - September
(Earliest: 11.5)

Biotopes:
Spruce Forest Edge
Food:
(Larva)

Aphididae
Food:
(Adult)

Cirsium vulgare Nectar, Pollen

Galium aparine Nectar, Pollen

Galium saxatile Nectar, Pollen

Anthriscus sylvestris Nectar, Pollen

Heracleum sphondylium Nectar, Pollen

Digitalis purpurea Nectar, Pollen

Vaccinium myrtillus Nectar, Pollen
Possible Parasitoids:
Several Ichneumonidae Larvae
Possible Predators:
(Larva)

Several Crabronidae


Pictures © 2003, 2004, 2007 J.K. Lindsey

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