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Hoverfly

Observed: 5th July 2013 By: EsklingEskling’s reputation in InvertebratesEskling’s reputation in InvertebratesEskling’s reputation in InvertebratesEskling’s reputation in Invertebrates
Hoverfly
Description:

Fairly large hoverfly - black with broad white band - on bramble leaf.

Identifications
Species interactions

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Comments

ophrys's picture

Pellucid

So the idea of common names is to make it easier for people to relate to the species when compared to the scientific name.

Pellucid...just an everyday English word...yes, that is so much clearer.

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"Clearer"

Like the pun!

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GrizzledBadger's picture

Didn't realize it had a

Didn't realize it had a common name

Brock