Phryxe vulgaris (FallÚn 1810) (Family Tachinidae)

Length: 6-9 mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? (Winter) ? April - October
(Earliest: 14.5)

Biotopes:
Hedge Rows
Food:
(Larva)

Several Nymphalidae

Several Pieridae

Thymelicus lineola Larva

Thymelicus sylvestris Larva

Lycaena phlaeas Larva

Several Erebidae

Several Geometridae

Many Noctuidae

Deilephila porcellus Larva

Sphinx pinastri

Euthrix potatoria

Malacosoma neustria

Saturnia pavonia

Yponomeuta padella
Possible Food:
(Larva)

Other Lycaenidae Larvae

Other Nymphalidae

Other Erebidae

Other Geometridae

Other Lasiocampidae

Other Noctuidae

Zygaenidae Larvae
Food:
(Adult)

Anthriscus sylvestris Nectar, Pollen

Heracleum sphondylium Nectar, Pollen

Tachinid Recording Scheme (UK): Phryxe vulgaris


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