Cheilosia mutabilis (FallÚn 1817) (Family Syrphidae)


Male

Length: Male 6-8mm, Female 5-8mm;
Wing Length: 4.75-6.75mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? ? ? May - September
(Earliest: 17.6)

Biotopes:
Meadows
Food:
(Larva)
(Stem Borer)

Pilosella officinarum
Food:
(Adult)

Heracleum sphondylium Nectar, Pollen
Possible Parasitoids:
Several Ichneumonidae Larvae
Possible Predators:
(Larva)

Several Crabronidae

Plant Parasites of Europe: Cheilosia mutabilis


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