Sesiidae Sesiinae Synanthedonini Bembecia iberica Bembecia psoraleae
Bembecia ichneumoniformis ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Sésie ichneumon

Genus: Bembecia Hübner, [1819]   Original genus: Sphinx Linnaeus, 1758

Synonims (genus):
   Dipsosphecia Spuler, 1910
  Synonims (species):
   scopigera Scopoli, 1763
   vespiformis Hübner, [1796]

Adult:
B. ichneumoniformis (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Monti della Laga (Rieti), Italy, August 9, 2008
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
B. ichneumoniformis (© Jens Christian Schou)
Adult, Glatved, Jylland, Denmark, July 11, 2005
(Photo by Jens Christian Schou, BioPix)
B. ichneumoniformis (© Jens Christian Schou)
Adult, Glatved, Jylland, Denmark, July 11, 2005
(Photo by Jens Christian Schou, BioPix)

Foodplants:
Ononis, Lotus, Antyllis, Dorycnium, Hyppocrepis, Tetragonolobus, Hedysarum

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