Syrphus vitripennis Meigen 1822 (Family Syrphidae)


Male

Female

Length: 8-13mm; Wing Length: 7.25-10.5mm; Proboscis Length: 3mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? ? ? March - November
(Earliest: 11.5)

Biotopes:
Meadows

Hedge Rows

Wet Meadows
Food:
(Larva)

Aphididae
Food:
(Adult)

Angelica sylvestris Pollen

Heracleum sphondylium Pollen

Cirsium palustre Pollen

Narthecium ossifragum Pollen
Parasitoids:
Diplazon laetatorius Larva
Other Possible Parasitoids:
Several Ichneumonidae Larvae
Possible Predators:
(Larva)

Several Crabronidae

Insektenbox: Gemeine Garten-Schwebfliege


Pictures © 2003, 2004, 2012 J.K. Lindsey

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