BioImages: The Virtual Field-Guide (UK)

Merodon equestris (Fabricius, 1794) (Large Bulb Fly, Large Narcissus Fly)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Species)

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Collin, J.E., 1945 Parasitism of Merodon larva by the Tachinid Lypha dubia Fln.
Morris, R.K.A. & Ball, S.G., 2002 (Colour photograph) An introduction to British hoverflies and the Hoverfly Recording Scheme

Merodon equestris may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
ANIMALIA
(animals)
ARTHROPODA
(arthropods)
HEXAPODA
(insects and other 6-legged organisms)
INSECTA
(true insects)
DIPTERA
(two-winged flies)
BRACHYCERA
(short-horned flies)
Muscomorpha
(hover, scuttle, acalypterate, dung, house & parasitoid flies, blue/green bottles)
SYRPHIDAE
(hover flies, drone flies, flower flies, hoverfly)

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 6 feeding and other relationships of Merodon equestris (Large Bulb Fly, Large Narcissus Fly)

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