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Hoverfly - Rhingia rostrata

Observed: 15th August 2011 By: yorkieyorkie’s reputation in Invertebratesyorkie’s reputation in Invertebratesyorkie’s reputation in Invertebratesyorkie’s reputation in Invertebrates
R. rostrata 8f IMG_0098
R. rostrata 8f IMG_0098 1
Description:

Seen on burdock flowers in a damp woodland valley.
The orange abdomen lacking black lateral edges to the tergites distinguishes this species from it's close relative R. campestris.

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