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Eristalis sp.




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4 Comments

KarenL
KarenL 5 years ago

Satyen, please can you update the details on this spotting.

Wild Things
Wild Things 8 years ago

thanks doryreed for the feedback.

Doryreed
Doryreed 8 years ago

This is a fly not a honey bee. It looks like a Syrphid. Probably Eristalis sp.. You can tell because it doesn't have long antennae and only one pair of wings.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eristalis

Wild Things
Wild Things 8 years ago

Thanks Chaitanya

Chaitanya
Chaitanya 8 years ago

BeAuTiFuL!!

Wild Things
Spotted by
Wild Things

Uttarakhand, India

Lat: 29.39, Long: 79.45

Spotted on May 27, 2011
Submitted on Jun 3, 2011

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