Sepsis cynipsea (Linnaeus 1758) (Family Sepsidae)


Female

Couple

Length: 3-4mm; Wing Length: Male 2.4-3.2, Female 2.3-3.4mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? ? ? February - October
(Earliest: 22.6)

Biotopes:
Meadows
Food:
(Larva)

Dung
Food:
(Adult)

Dung

Heracleum sphondylium Nectar

Tanacetum vulgare Nectar

Alchemilla xanthochlora Nectar
Parasitoids:
Cothonaspis gracilis Larva


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