Voria ruralis (FallÚn 1810) (Family Tachinidae)


Couple

Length: 6-8.5mm;
Wingspan: 13-15mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? ? ? May - November
(Earliest: 8.7)

Biotopes:
Hedge Rows

Spruce Forest Edge
Food:
(Larva)

Several Noctuidae (Plusiinae)

Arctia caja

Vanessa cardui
Possible Food:
(Larva)

Other Noctuidae

Other Erebidae
Food:
(Adult)

Tanacetum vulgare Nectar, Pollen
Predators:
Mellinus arvensis

Tachinid Recording Scheme (UK): Voria ruralis


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