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20130808_181353 Bee mimic - fly

Observed: 8th August 2013 By: Cardiff Boy 2Cardiff Boy 2’s reputation in InvertebratesCardiff Boy 2’s reputation in InvertebratesCardiff Boy 2’s reputation in Invertebrates
20130808_181353 Bee mimic - fly
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Species with which Eristalis intricarius interacts

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As wikipedia says

"Eristalis intricarius is a furry bee mimic, superficially resembling Merodon, though Merodon have all black leg tibiae, as opposed to partly yellow."

The partly yellow tibia can luckily be seen well in my photo so I agreed with this ID, thanks.