Pelatachina tibialis (FallÚn 1810) (Family Tachinidae)


Male

Female

Length: 6.5-8.5mm;
Wingspan: 16-19mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? ? ? April - July
(Earliest: 13.6)

Biotopes:
Hedge Rows
Food:
(Larva)

Several Nymphalidae

Lacanobia oleracea
Possible Food:
(Larva)

Other Nymphalidae
Food:
(Adult)

Anthriscus sylvestris Nectar, Pollen

Heracleum sphondylium Nectar, Pollen

Tachinid Recording Scheme: Pelatachina tibialis


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