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Observed: 21st September 2013 By: DavidHowdon
Amateur Entomologists' SocietyLondon Natural History SocietySelborne Society
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Flew off before I could get better photos or net it for proper ID. Is it doable from these pictures?

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Sex

In Helophilus, the eyes don't meet in either sex. Males have the eye margins parallel atop the head, in females the margins are divergent.

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http://evdb.free.fr/pages/transit/div/2013/pendulus.html

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