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Hoverfly

Asarkina sp.

Description:

A hoverfly with an orange body with black narrow black bands at its abdomen. The upperside side of its thorax has a blue metallic shield. The approximate body length is 6-8mm.

Habitat:

urban garden

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11 Comments

Noel Buensuceso
Noel Buensuceso 8 years ago

Thanks Kranti Azad!

KrantiAzad
KrantiAzad 8 years ago

nice series !

Noel Buensuceso
Noel Buensuceso 8 years ago

Thanks Agnes!

Hi Noel. I think this is an Asarkina Hoverfly (Asarkina sp.) - http://www.flickr.com/photos/35142635@N0....

Black-banded Hoverfly looks like this - http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:B....

Ali Hemati Pour
Ali Hemati Pour 8 years ago

you're welcom!

Noel Buensuceso
Noel Buensuceso 8 years ago

Thanks AliHp!

Ali Hemati Pour
Ali Hemati Pour 8 years ago

Very Wonderful!

Noel Buensuceso
Noel Buensuceso 9 years ago

Thanks Susan!

SusanBenfer
SusanBenfer 9 years ago

Nice shot Noel

Noel Buensuceso
Noel Buensuceso 9 years ago

Thanks alicelongmartin!

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 9 years ago

Neat Series!!

Noel Buensuceso
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Noel Buensuceso

Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines

Spotted on Aug 27, 2012
Submitted on Aug 27, 2012

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