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Small hoverfly

Observed: 12th October 2013 By: sussexmikesussexmike’s reputation in Invertebratessussexmike’s reputation in Invertebratessussexmike’s reputation in Invertebratessussexmike’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Scaeva

A very different beast indeed!

Compare this slim, narrow-bodied Platycheirus to the pics of Scaeva pyrastri (which has white bars on the abdomen) here...

http://www.flickr.com/photos/52163027@N02/sets/72157632427804747/

Ian
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