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Lordship hoverflies - Syritta pipiens
Observed: 5th June 2012 By: jeremyr
Added: 5th June 2012
This male hoverfly was in the Umbellifers beside Downhills pond. It likes flowers in urban areas, rough meadows, hedgerows and marshy areas. In flight it mimics a Solitary Wasp, and the males are thought to have enhanced binocular vision.