bumble-bee mimic Hoverfly

bumble-bee mimic Hoverfly

Observation - bumble-bee mimic Hoverfly - UK and Ireland. Description: a bumble-bee mimic hoverfly with a yellow scutellum and face, wing clouds, and sticking-out hair tufts on the abdomen. It doesn't seem quite right for Criorhina floccosa or Leucozona lucorum and the location and habitat are wrong for Eriozona syrphoides.

a bumble-bee mimic hoverfly with a yellow scutellum and face, wing clouds, and sticking-out hair tufts on the abdomen. It doesn't seem quite right for Criorhina floccosa or Leucozona lucorum and the location and habitat are wrong for Eriozona syrphoides.