Bumblebee/Bee/Hover fly

Bumblebee/Bee/Hover fly

Observation - Bumblebee/Bee/Hover fly - UK and Ireland. Description: Seen feeding on Himalayan Balsam. I am not sure if it's an old common carder bee, which has lost hair from its abdomen.

Seen feeding on Himalayan Balsam. I am not sure if it's an old common carder bee, which has lost hair from its abdomen.