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Huge hoverfly

Observed: 26th August 2013 By: jonathanbye1jonathanbye1’s reputation in Invertebratesjonathanbye1’s reputation in Invertebratesjonathanbye1’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Stephen Boulton's picture

AKA

Also known as the great pied hoverfly

kind regards

a couple of my photos of it http://beekeepersgarden.wordpress.com/2013/08/18/volucella-pellucens/

Stevo

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huge hoverfly

Many thanks!
Very impressed with the speed & acumen with which this was identified. I admit I felt a bit lazy putting it up without checking but the response was quicker than getting my books out!

Jonathan Bye