Valgus hemipterus♂︎

Pyracantha coccinea (Firethorn)

Last update: 5 June 2022
garden
species


Uncommon

LOCATION: Krimpen aan den IJssel, garden

OBSERVATION:
2022-V-15


Valgus hemipterus [1] visits the flowers of Firethorn (Pyracantha-coccinea) to drink nectar and every now and then eat some pollen from the stamen.

Valgus hemipterus, imago on Firethorn (Pyracantha-coccinea)
Valgus hemipterus, imago on Firethorn (Pyracantha-coccinea)

References

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