Bee-fly

Bee-fly

Observation - Bee-fly - UK and Ireland. Description: Just a little way into the woods where it would visit the dog-violet flowers now and then. After feeding it would land on the leaf-litter where it was difficult to spot. Twelve days later and close to the same spot it was great to find another feeding

Just a little way into the woods where it would visit the dog-violet flowers now and then. After feeding it would land on the leaf-litter where it was difficult to spot.

Twelve days later and close to the same spot it was great to find another feeding bee-fly, this time on primrose flowers.