Scaeva pyrastri

Scaeva pyrastri (Linnaeus, 1758)

Pied hoverfly

Morphology

Adult: large sized (12-15 mm), abdomen black with spots (lunules), creamy white and crescent-shaped.
Larva: plumpish, solid light green with a single white stripe, broader on posterior part than on head part.

Diet

Habitat

Modification date : 07 February 2023 | Publication date : 06 September 2011 | Redactor : Evelyne Turpeau, Maurice Hullé, Bernard Chaubet