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Eristalis horticola


Large and brightly marked Eristalis. It has a shorter and broader abdomen than E. pertinax or E. tenax and has a darkened area across the wing. Always has a distinct black stripe on the face, further distinguishing from arbustorum.


Spotted at alpine meadow. Parque Nacional de Sierra de Guadarrama. Peñalara


Camera Model: NIKON D300. Exposure Time: 1/1000 sec.; f/16; ISO Speed Rating: 800. Exposure Bias: 0 EV. Focal Length: 300.0 mm.

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arlanda 5 years ago

Identified as Eristalis horticola

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Spotted on Jul 23, 2015
Submitted on Sep 21, 2015

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