HoverflyCropped

HoverflyCropped

Observation - HoverflyCropped - UK and Ireland. Description: This insect is noticeable because it flies with its abdomen held upwards at an angle, and because of the bright yellow colour of the underside of the abdomen, which I presume is pollen. It is feeding on ragwort.

This insect is noticeable because it flies with its abdomen held upwards at an angle, and because of the bright yellow colour of the underside of the abdomen, which I presume is pollen. It is feeding on ragwort.