Volucella hoverfly

Volucella hoverfly

Observation - Volucella hoverfly - UK and Ireland. Description: I think the colouring of Tergite 2 (brownish) and of the sternites (black) probably points to this being Volucella zonaria. It certainly looked big enough.

I think the colouring of Tergite 2 (brownish) and of the sternites (black) probably points to this being Volucella zonaria. It certainly looked big enough.