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Batman Hover Fly (male)

Myathropa florea


First time I've spotted this species. Native to Europe and introduced to Pacific coast of N.A. in 2005. The Male has a "Batman" symbol on the thorax.


Spotted on blackberry blossoms in my backyard.

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Federal Way, Washington, United States

Spotted on Jul 5, 2021
Submitted on Jul 6, 2021

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