Sericomyia lappona (Linnaeus 1758) (Family Syrphidae)


Male

Length: 12-14mm, Wing Length: 9.25-11.25mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? ? ? May - September
(Earliest: 22.4)

Biotopes:
Wet Meadows

Hedge Rows
Microhabitat:
(Larva)

Eutrophic Pools
Food:
(Larva)

Submerged Plant Litter
Food:
(Adult)

Taraxacum campylodes Nectar, Pollen

Anthriscus sylvestris Nectar, Pollen

Salix aurita Nectar, Pollen

Salix cinerea Nectar, Pollen
Possible Parasitoids:
Several Ichneumonidae Larvae


Pictures © 2003, 2005 J.K. Lindsey

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