Chrysotoxum cautum

Chrysotoxum cautum

Observation - Chrysotoxum cautum. Description: A wasp-mimic Syrphid, one of the 'difficult five'. In flight it looks just like a pub garden wasp but on settling shows it's a hoverfly

A wasp-mimic Syrphid, one of the 'difficult five'. In flight it looks just like a pub garden wasp but on settling shows it's a hoverfly