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Red Banded Hoverfly

Observed: 21st September 2011 By: ranon.2011ranon.2011’s reputation in Invertebratesranon.2011’s reputation in Invertebratesranon.2011’s reputation in Invertebratesranon.2011’s reputation in Invertebratesranon.2011’s reputation in Invertebrates
22.09.2011 Hoverfly - Red Banded & Friend
22.09.2011 Hoverfly - Red Banded & Friend 1
22.09.2011 Hoverfly - Red Banded & Friend 1 2
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Thanks Matt Smith, are they

Thanks Matt Smith, are they common?

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Sphecodes

Yes, there are a good number of species and some are fairly common. Good places to see them are on flowers like fleabane or flying low over the areas (bare or sparsely vegetated ground) where the hosts are nesting.

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