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Syritta pipiens

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Doryreed 8 years ago

Yeah well spotted. I think it is probably Syritta pipiens. I'll change it now.

FaredinAliyevski 8 years ago

It looks like it has got the wrong ID. This hoverfly has distinctive thick appendages whereas the species you have mistaken with lack those thick appendages.

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England, United Kingdom

Spotted on Aug 22, 2010
Submitted on Jun 24, 2011

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