Scaeva selenitica (Meigen 1822) (Family Syrphidae)


Male

Female

Length: 12-15mm, Wing Length: 10.5-12mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? ? ? April - November
(Earliest: 23.3)

Biotopes:
Meadows

Hedge Rows
Food:
(Larva)

Aphididae
Food:
(Adult)

Several Asteraceae Nectar, Pollen

Anthriscus sylvestris Nectar, Pollen

Heracleum sphondylium Nectar, Pollen

Rumex acetosa

Salix caprea Nectar, Pollen

Salix cinerea Nectar, Pollen

Crataegus Nectar, Pollen
Parasitoids:
Diplazon laetatorius Larva
Other Possible Parasitoids:
Several Ichneumonidae Larvae
Possible Predators:
(Larva)

Several Crabronidae

Insektenbox: Scaeva selenitica


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