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Hoverfly.

Observed: 3rd May 2013 By: moremothmoremoth’s reputation in Invertebratesmoremoth’s reputation in Invertebratesmoremoth’s reputation in Invertebratesmoremoth’s reputation in Invertebratesmoremoth’s reputation in Invertebrates
Hoverfly.
Description:

A hoverfly in my back garden.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Melanostoma scalare interacts

Comments

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Melanostoma

I suspect that you are right, though the angle of the shot makes it harder to judge the width to length ratio of the tergites and so eliminate mellinum.

Ian
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