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SAM_0480

Observed: 20th October 2012 By: Montgomery.DMontgomery.D’s reputation in Invertebrates
SAM_0480
SAM_0477
SAM_0480
Description:

sun hoverfly on unknown cruciferae.
An identification of the flower will
be appreciated, lilac to white coloured.
Thank you.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

martinjohnbishop's picture

Plant looks like

Dame's-violet (Hesperis matronalis)

Montgomery.D's picture

Dame's-violet

Thanks Martin John, I agree. Surprised to
see it flowering in October.

Mark at Magdalen's picture

Hesperis matronalis - I agree

Hesperis matronalis - I agree with Martin