Confused about Hoverflies

Confused about Hoverflies

Observation - Confused about Hoverflies - Global. Description: I think this is Eristalis – but what species? Have found that a good starting point is hoverfly anatomy as you know where all the parts are: This is what I have gleaned so far: Tapered abdomen and pair of orange / yellow markings on Tergite 2 of abdomen.

I think this is Eristalis – but what species? Have found that a good starting point is hoverfly anatomy as you know where all the parts are: This is what I have gleaned so far: Tapered abdomen and pair of orange / yellow markings on Tergite 2 of abdomen. Hind leg tibiae look bicoloured yellow and black. Small hoverfly 13mm x 3mm. This species was feeding on dandelion. The last photo shows a honey bee and hoverfly.