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Sphaeridium lunatum

Synonyms: Sphaeridium inhumerale; Sphaeridium nigerrimum

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Prey / Diet

Haematobia irritans (horn fly)[1]
Hydrophorus balticus[2]

Prey / Diet Overlap


Asilus crabroniformis[3]
Tachycineta bicolor (Tree Swallow)[1]
Turdus migratorius (American Robin)[1]


Europe & Northern Asia (excluding China); North America;

External References



Attributes / relations provided by
1Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
2Ecology of Commanster
3Predator-Prey Database for the family Asilidae (Hexapoda: Diptera) Prepared by Dr. Robert Lavigne, Professor Emeritus, University of Wyoming, USA and Dr. Jason Londt (Natal Museum, Pietermaritzburg)
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