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Volucella zonaria?

Observed: 5th September 2011 By: MartincitoMartincito’s reputation in InvertebratesMartincito’s reputation in InvertebratesMartincito’s reputation in InvertebratesMartincito’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

A BIG hoverfly that looks a bit like a hornet..

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Volucella zonaria interacts

Comments

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Volucella zonaria

Very helpful Profiling Shots Sure way to get an ID

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Thanks for your

Thanks for your encouragement, Colin... and to the hoverfly for hanging about long enough for me to get the shots!

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299 to Go !!

Its all good Fun Martin they are about 300 or so British Species aprox so there will be few summers for you :-) Its always a problem keeping up with them. look forward to seeing more good stuff

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WLR

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