19.5.11 Myrtle3v

19.5.11 Myrtle3v

Observation - 19.5.11 Myrtle3v. Description: These white faced insects were mating in a laurel hedge in my garden in Branksome Park, Poole, Dorset. I can't find them in my books and have no idea what they are. Bodies were striped, they have wings, hairy legs and white faces. Can anyone identify them

These white faced insects were mating in a laurel hedge in my garden in Branksome Park, Poole, Dorset. I can't find them in my books and have no idea what they are. Bodies were striped, they have wings, hairy legs and white faces. Can anyone identify them?