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Chrysogaster

Observed: 4th July 2013 By: davidcareyhadlowdavidcareyhadlow’s reputation in Invertebratesdavidcareyhadlow’s reputation in Invertebratesdavidcareyhadlow’s reputation in Invertebratesdavidcareyhadlow’s reputation in Invertebrates
IMG_1908 Chrysogaster m Dene Park 04 07 2013 c12e
IMG_1923 Chrysogaster m Dene Park 04 07 2013 c12e
IMG_1928 Chrysogaster m Dene Park 04 07 2013 c12e
IMG_1929 Chrysogaster m Dene Park 04 07 2013 c12e
Description:

On hogweed on damp path at entrance to wood. Good puddles nearby.

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Chrysogaster

Thanks Stephen, I think it is probably solstitialis as well, but I didn't catch one to confirm. However the thorax looks suitably dull, so that would be my guess. I think I have seen a female as well as this male today, and if so, it is a new species for me, so I am happy about that.