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Helophilus pendulus-Sun Fly

Observed: 11th June 2011 By: Irene and TimIrene and Tim’s reputation in InvertebratesIrene and Tim’s reputation in InvertebratesIrene and Tim’s reputation in InvertebratesIrene and Tim’s reputation in Invertebrates
Helophilus pendulus-Sun Fly
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Helophilus

There are a couple of other relatively common Helophilus species, but this appears to be a male (eyes seem to be parallel for a short distance atop the head) of either pendulus or hybridus. With the black bar across tergite 2, it will be pendulus.

Ian
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