Tachina lurida (Fabricius 1781) (Family Tachinidae)

Length: 9.5-13mm; Wingspan: 20-26mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? ? ? March - July
(Earliest: 15.6)

Biotopes:
Hedge Rows
Food:
(Larva)

Acronicta aceris

Orthosia cerasi Larva

Orthosia cruda Larva

Peridea anceps Larva
Possible Food:
(Larva)

Lasiocampidae

Other Noctuidae

Sphingidae
Food:
(Adult)

Anthriscus sylvestris Nectar, Pollen

Leucanthemum vulgare Nectar, Pollen

Tachinid Recording Scheme (UK): Tachina lurida


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