Thereva nobilitata - larva, pupa, fly
Collage of shots of a larva of Thereva nobilitata that I kept to document the development to imago.
Top row: Complete larva and close-up of head, showing the "spoon"-shaped appendage typical for Therevidae larvae
Bottom left: Fresh pupa
Bottom centre: Mature pupa
Bottom right: Resulting imago Thereva nobilitata (male) - ID confirmed by Elias de Bree @ waarneming.nl
''Thereva nobilitata'' is a species of flies from the family Therevidae. It is commonly known as the common stiletto.