Platycheirus aurolateralis Stubbs, 2002Nomenclature
Separated from Platycheirus scutatus by Stubbs (2002).Biology
This species is as yet poorly known. The larvae of the genus are aphidophagous. No obvious habitat affinities have been detected as yet.Distribution
Primarily known from southern England with a single outlier from north Yorkshire. A difficult species to identify reliably, which will probably limit the number of records.