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Red-flash hoverfly

Observed: 31st August 2013 By: orchid_borchid_b’s reputation in Invertebratesorchid_b’s reputation in Invertebratesorchid_b’s reputation in Invertebratesorchid_b’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

Out of focus flight shot to show the red 'startle' colour which this only displays in flight.
There are lots of these about here at the moment.

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Thanks Ian - great, another

Thanks Ian - great, another species! I had looked for the features you mention and come to the opposite conclusion. I need to look at a few more of each.

Jamie from Briantspuddle