Sicus ferrugineus

Sicus ferrugineus

Observation - Sicus ferrugineus. Description: 8mm ruddy coloured bristly fly with abdomen curled under. A distinctive parasite of bumblebees which injects its eggs into the bees' abdomens..

8mm ruddy coloured bristly fly with abdomen curled under. A distinctive parasite of bumblebees which injects its eggs into the bees' abdomens..