Eupeodes Corollae

Eupeodes Corollae

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Eupeodes corollae is a very common European species of hoverfly.Adults are 6-11 millimetres (0.24-0.43 in) in body length. Males and females have different marking on the abdomen; males have square commas on tergites 3 and 4, whereas females have narrow commas. Larvae feed on aphids. This species has been used experimentally in glasshouses as a method of aphid control, and to control scale insects and aphids in fruit plantations. They were found to be partial to the fruit, eating more fruit than aphidsshow more

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  • Paperback | 64 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 104g
  • Fidel
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136585847
  • 9786136585840