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Hoverfly?

Observed: 19th June 2012 By: ollyoollyo’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

Around an inch long. Striped and translucent abdomen. Bright yellow on head between eyes.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Banded or Hornet Mimic Hoverfly (Volucella zonaria) interacts

Comments

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2nd one

pic 2 is Volucella pellucens, I'm afraid I looked at that first - hairy abdomen and banding show you're right with the first one probably. Put the 2nd one up seperately

- what amazing house guests!

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