Thread subject: Diptera.info :: Request for paper about melanistic Syrphidae

Posted by Rui Andrade on 25-05-2019 00:16
#6

I gave aphids to the larva, but in this case I don't think the food source is the reason for the colour of the abdomen.
See here the interesting comments by Menno Reemer about melanism in S. pyrastri and other syrphids:
https://diptera.i...d_id=42985