Hemaris fuciformis (Linnaeus, 1758)
broad-bordered bee hawk-moth
on Lonicera, etc.
Lonicera periclymenum, Kampsheide (dr), 5.vii.2021 © Ben van As: young larva
the caracterisically symmetric feeding traces
Larvae freely on the leaves. “They mainly occur on badly growing, low honeysuckle plants, not on those fast-growing, high-climbing and rich-flowering shrubs” (Ben van As).
distribution within Europe
egg, larva, pupa
Akkuzu, Ayberk & Inac (2007a), Ebert (ed., 1994a), Lepiforum (2021), Meerman (1987a), Wirooks & Theissen (1999a).