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Hoverfly on Gorse

Observed: 30th March 2012 By: moremothmoremoth’s reputation in Invertebratesmoremoth’s reputation in Invertebratesmoremoth’s reputation in Invertebratesmoremoth’s reputation in Invertebratesmoremoth’s reputation in Invertebrates
Hoverfly.
Description:

Black and yellow hoverfly on Gorse.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

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Syrphus

The wings are rather obscuring the pattern of the abdomen, but I think you are right. There are others with a similar pattern on the abdomen, like Parasyrphus and some Eupeodes, so a bit of caution is required.

Ian
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