Leucozona lucorum - hoverfly

Leucozona lucorum - hoverfly

Observation - Leucozona lucorum - hoverfly - UK and Ireland. Description: There are a good many observations of this is iSpot; it is very distinctive and not difficult to identify. BUT there are one or two others that may confuse - see my 'gaff' here http://www.ispotnature.org/node/821258. The white band, dark wing clouds and

There are a good many observations of this is iSpot; it is very distinctive and not difficult to identify. BUT there are one or two others that may confuse - see my 'gaff' here http://www.ispotnature.org/node/821258.
The white band, dark wing clouds and yellow-orange scutellum are keys.