Sandhouse Bee Fly

Sandhouse Bee Fly

Observation - Sandhouse Bee Fly - UK and Ireland. Description: Working around the edges of one of my local ponds was this character that I believe to be a Bee-fly. For once, Chinery doesn't say that there are several similar species so I'm inclined to think that this might be Bombycilla major. Too bold, I'

Working around the edges of one of my local ponds was this character that I believe to be a Bee-fly. For once, Chinery doesn't say that "there are several similar species" so I'm inclined to think that this might be Bombycilla major. Too bold, I'm sure!