BioInfo (UK)

Melangyna umbellatarum (Fabricius, 1794) (a hoverfly)

NBN NBN (data.nbn.org.uk) has the UK distribution map of Melangyna umbellatarum (a hoverfly)

Suggested Literature

Melangyna umbellatarum may be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
ANIMALIA
(animals)
EUMETAZOA
(metazoans)
ARTHROPODA
(arthropods)
HEXAPODA
(insects and other 6-legged organisms)
INSECTA
(true insects)
PTERYGOTA
(bees, beetles, dragonflies, flies, grasshoppers, moths and other winged insects)
DIPTERA
(two-winged flies)
BRACHYCERA
(short-horned flies)
Muscomorpha
(hover, scuttle, acalypterate, dung, house & parasitoid flies, blue/green bottles)
Aschiza
(hover, drone, big-headed, scuttle, flat-footed, big-footed & pointed-wing flies)
SYRPHIDAE
(hover flies, drone flies, flower flies, hoverfly)
Invertebrates (via Arthropoda)

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

Melangyna umbellatarum is associated with:

larva Cavariella - willow aphids (Hemiptera: Aphididae) larva is predator of Major Rotheray, G.E., 1993
larva Apiaceae - umbellifers (Apiales) larva is associated with aphid-infested Rotheray, G.E., 1993

There may be more taxa associated with Melangyna umbellatarum listed at higher taxonomic level

INSECTA
(true insects)
DIPTERA
(two-winged flies)
SYRPHIDAE
(hover flies, drone flies, flower flies, hoverfly)

Associated with Melangyna umbellatarum:

Melangyna umbellatarum may be associated with taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

ANIMALIA
(animals)
ARTHROPODA
(arthropods)
INSECTA
(true insects)
DIPTERA
(two-winged flies)
Muscomorpha
(hover, scuttle, acalypterate, dung, house & parasitoid flies, blue/green bottles)
SYRPHIDAE
(hover flies, drone flies, flower flies, hoverfly)
Invertebrates (via Arthropoda)

References

Rotheray, G.E., 1993 Colour Guide to Hoverfly Larvae (Diptera, Syrphidae) in Britain and Europe
Creative Commons Licence
Unless otherwise expressly stated, all original material on the BioInfo website by Malcolm Storey is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 2.0 UK: England & Wales Licence.