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What fly?

Observed: 6th August 2011 By: helenwindyhills
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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What fly?
Description:

Very black fly with orange segment at top of leg.
Short antennae.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

Syrphus's picture

There are no dots in your

There are no dots in your area on the NBNG map for this species, but it is much overlooked (surprisingly for such an obvious fly). This is one of our HBRG TRY! targets, and has been much in evidence in the past fortnight.

M.

TRY

recording wildlife with The Recorder's Year on www.hbrg.org.uk/TRY.html.