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Hoverfly

Observed: 29th June 2013 By: thebeeskneesthebeesknees’s reputation in Invertebratesthebeesknees’s reputation in Invertebratesthebeesknees’s reputation in Invertebrates
Hoverfly
Hoverfly1
Hoverfly2
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thebeesknees's picture

Thank you for your ID

Very much appreciated

thebeesknees

ophrys's picture

Platycheirus

It's not Meligramma, which has a yellow scutellum, and it is not Playcheirus, either!

Ian
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Correction

:-) It is now :-)

albimanus ???

WLR

Stephen Plummer's picture

Hi Ian, It looks to me like

Hi Ian, It looks to me like it's got a yellow scutellum, which is why I plumped for Meligramma. The triangular markings on T2 and other abdominal markings 'fit' for 'trianguliferum' though it's getting a bit late for that species...I wonder what it will turn out to be! :-)