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Hoverfly

Observed: 26th May 2012 By: AmadanAmadan’s reputation in InvertebratesAmadan’s reputation in InvertebratesAmadan’s reputation in InvertebratesAmadan’s reputation in Invertebrates
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I think its a Eupeodes, but far from certain.

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Amadan's picture

Thanks

for the identification. For some reason I convinced myself it wasn't a Syrphus.

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Syrphus

I can understand why, as the black is broader than the yellow on each tergite. Dark variants like this are not that uncommon, though, and seem to occur in any of the species.

Ian
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Amadan's picture

Ah ha!

I shall know next time. Hopefully...