Scaeva selenitica (Meigen 1822) (Family Syrphidae)


Male

Female

Length: 12-15mm;
Wing Length: 10.5-12mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? ? ? April - November
(Earliest: 23.3)

Biotopes:
Meadows

Hedge Rows
Food:
(Larva)

Aphididae
Food:
(Adult)

Several Asteraceae Nectar, Pollen

Anthriscus sylvestris Nectar, Pollen

Heracleum sphondylium Nectar, Pollen

Rumex acetosa

Epilobium angustifolium Nectar, Pollen

Hypericum maculatum Pollen

Salix caprea Nectar, Pollen

Salix cinerea Nectar, Pollen

Crataegus Nectar, Pollen
Parasitoids:
Diplazon laetatorius Larva
Other Possible Parasitoids:
Several Ichneumonidae Larvae
Possible Predators:
(Larva)

Several Crabronidae

Insektenbox: Scaeva selenitica


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