Hoverfly: Eriozona syrphoides

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Hoverfly: Eriozona syrphoides

Postby RachelMC on Wed Sep 28, 2016 11:33 am

Hoverfly: Eriozona syrphoides:

This Bumblebee mimic hoverfly (Eriozona syrphoides), was seen at Abbeywood Gardens, Delamere on 6th September 2016 by Richard Rowlandson who took the photos attached.

This is a rare species in Cheshire. Roger Morris of the Hoverfly Recording Scheme confirmed the identity.

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Hoverfly: Eriozona syrphoides

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Hoverfly: Eriozona syrphoides


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