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Lordship hoverflies - Narcissus Bulb-Fly

Observed: 10th June 2012 By: jeremyrjeremyr’s reputation in Invertebratesjeremyr’s reputation in Invertebratesjeremyr’s reputation in Invertebratesjeremyr’s reputation in Invertebratesjeremyr’s reputation in Invertebrates
Merodon equestris1
Merodon equestris2
Merodon equestris3
Merodon equestris4
Description:

This Hoverfly is a very hairy Bumblebee mimic, with a great range of colour forms. This means it can mimic a wide range of different Bumblebees.
It is sometimes called the Narcissus or Greater Bulb-fly

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Species interactions

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Species with which Greater Bulb-Fly (Merodon equestris) interacts