Volucella Zonaria Hoverfly?

Volucella Zonaria Hoverfly?

Observation - Volucella Zonaria Hoverfly? - UK and Ireland. Description: Huge flying insect approximately 2.2cm plus in length. at least 1cm wide. Yellow band down the head. I have never seen one before. See other photo's

Huge flying insect approximately 2.2cm plus in length. at least 1cm wide. Yellow band down the head. I have never seen one before. See other photo's