Unidentified insect

Unidentified insect

Observation - Unidentified insect - UK and Ireland. Description: Not the best picture but it was observed to have a very steady flight behaviour being able to hover

Not the best picture but it was observed to have a very steady flight behaviour being able to hover in place fairly accurately, winger are pointed outwards away from the body. It displayed a very long tongue. it appeared to have an orange furry abdomen and orange fur on a black skin thorax.