- Chrysotoxum bicinctum
Chrysotoxum bicinctum Chrysotoxum bicinctum female Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Arthropoda Class: Insecta Order: Diptera Family: Syrphidae Genus: Chrysotoxum Species: C. bicinctum Binomial name Chrysotoxum bicinctum
Chrysotoxum bicinctum, is a species of hoverfly. It is widespread throughout Britain and Europe but normally encountered in small numbers. The larvae are thought to feed on root aphids. Adults are usually found on the edges of woodland or scrub or along hedgerows where they visit a wide range of flowers.
- ^ Stubbs, Alan E. and Falk, Steven J. (1983). British Hoverflies: An Illustrated Identification Guide. British Entomological & Natural History Society. pp. 253, xvpp.
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