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Hoverfly

Observed: 6th September 2011 By: ec2596
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
Marmalade hoverfly
Description:

Found this hoverfly on some wild orchids

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Wasp (Vespula spp) interacts

Comments

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Plant

The flowering plant is Himalayan balsam (the pollen of which covers the wasp) rather than an orchid.