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Xylota xanthocnema

Observed: 21st July 2013 By: jeremyrjeremyr’s reputation in Invertebratesjeremyr’s reputation in Invertebratesjeremyr’s reputation in Invertebratesjeremyr’s reputation in Invertebratesjeremyr’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

A fly distinctly smaller than it's common larger relative X. sylvarum. The hind tibia is clearly all-yellow, with a small darkish smudge in the middle of the apical half.
my hoverflies

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

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xanthocnema

thanks to Roger for confirming this id. For further reference here are Steven Falk's images:

http://www.flickr.com/photos/63075200@N07/sets/72157629900277851/

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