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Epistrophe eligans

Synonyms: Musca elegans; Musca interruptus; Scaeva fenestrata; Scaeva volitans; Syrphus bifasciatus; Syrphus fulvipes; Syrphus trifasciatus

Wikipedia Abstract

Epistrophe eligans is a European species of hoverfly.
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Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Ashdown Forest 6744 England, United Kingdom
Avon Gorge Woodlands 376 England, United Kingdom
Barnack Hills and Holes 58 England, United Kingdom
Birklands and Bilhaugh 672 England, United Kingdom  
Blean Complex 1286 England, United Kingdom
Bracket`s Coppice 133 England, United Kingdom
Breckland 18652 England, United Kingdom
Briddlesford Copses 413 England, United Kingdom
Burnham Beeches 946 England, United Kingdom  
Carmarthen Bay and Estuaries/ Bae Caerfyrddin ac Aberoedd 163340 Wales, United Kingdom
Chilterns Beechwoods 3154 England, United Kingdom  
Coedydd Derw a Safleoedd Ystlumod Meirion/ Meirionnydd Oakwoods and Bat Sites 6953 Wales, United Kingdom
Dorset Heaths (Purbeck and Wareham) and Studland Dunes 5491 England, United Kingdom
East Hampshire Hangers 1408 England, United Kingdom
Fenland 1529 England, United Kingdom
Godrevy Head to St Agnes 316 England, United Kingdom    
Mole Gap to Reigate Escarpment 2194 England, United Kingdom  
Morecambe Bay Pavements 6449 England, United Kingdom
North York Moors 108930 England, United Kingdom
Peak District Dales 5748 England, United Kingdom
Pen Llyn a`r Sarnau/ Lleyn Peninsula and the Sarnau 360832 Wales, United Kingdom
Plymouth Sound and Estuaries 15820 England, United Kingdom
Rhos Llawr-cwrt 114 Wales, United Kingdom  
Richmond Park 2092 England, United Kingdom  
Salisbury Plain 52975 England, United Kingdom
Sefton Coast 11278 England, United Kingdom
Severn Estuary/ Môr Hafren 182155 England/Wales, United Kingdom
South Wight Maritime 49082 England, United Kingdom
The New Forest 72309 England, United Kingdom
Thursley, Ash, Pirbright and Chobham 12696 England, United Kingdom
Tintagel–Marsland–Clovelly Coast 6004 England, United Kingdom  
Windsor Forest and Great Park 4169 England, United Kingdom
Y Fenai a Bae Conwy/ Menai Strait and Conwy Bay 65440 Wales, United Kingdom  

Ecosystems

Prey / Diet

Aphis fabae (Bean aphid)[1]
Mentha suaveolens (apple mint)[1]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Acanthis flammea (Common Redpoll)1
Adalia bipunctata (twospotted lady beetle)1
Anthocoris nemorum (Common Flower Bug)1
Anthophila fabriciana (Nettle-tap Moth)1
Aphidecta obliterata (Larch Ladybird)1
Atlantoraphidia maculicollis (Snakefly)1
Baccha elongata1
Blepharidopterus angulatus (Black-kneed Capsid)1
Chrysopa perla (Perly Green Lacewing)1
Coccinella septempunctata (sevenspotted lady beetle)1
Cyanistes caeruleus (Blue Tit)1
Dasysyrphus albostriatus1
Dasysyrphus pinastri1
Dasysyrphus tricinctus1
Dasysyrphus venustus1
Delichon urbicum (Northern House Martin)1
Didea fasciata1
Epistrophe grossulariae1
Episyrphus balteatus (Marmelade Fly)1
Eristalis pertinax1
Eupeodes corollae1
Eupeodes latifasciatus1
Eupeodes luniger1
Ficedula hypoleuca (European Pied Flycatcher)1
Harmonia axyridis (Harlequin Ladybird)1
Heringia heringi1
Leucozona glaucia1
Leucozona laternaria1
Leucozona lucorum1
Lygus pratensis (Common Meadow Bug)1
Melangyna umbellatarum1
Melanostoma mellinum1
Melanostoma scalare1
Meliscaeva auricollis1
Meliscaeva cinctella1
Muscicapa striata (Spotted Flycatcher)1
Neomyia cornicina1
Nineta vittata1
Paragus haemorrhous1
Parasyrphus annulatus1
Parasyrphus malinellus1
Parasyrphus punctulatus1
Parus major (Great Tit)1
Passer montanus (Eurasian Tree Sparrow)1
Periparus ater (Coal Tit)1
Picromerus bidens (Spined Stink Bug )1
Pipiza luteitarsis1
Pipizella virens1
Platycheirus angustatus1
Platycheirus clypeatus1
Platycheirus manicatus1
Platycheirus occultus1
Platycheirus peltatus1
Platycheirus scambus1
Platycheirus scutatus1
Poecile montanus (Willow Tit)1
Poecile palustris (Marsh Tit)1
Pyrausta aurata (Mint moth)1
Scaeva pyrastri1
Scaeva selenitica1
Sphaerophoria fatarum1
Sphaerophoria scripta1
Syritta pipiens (thick-legged hoverfly)1
Syrphus ribesii (Summer Fly)1
Syrphus vitripennis1

Consumers

Pollinator of 
Mentha suaveolens (apple mint)[1]

Distribution

England;

Photos

Citations

Attributes / relations provided by
1Ecology of Commanster
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