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Marmalade hoverfly

Episyrphus balteatus

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Doryreed 7 years ago

Are you sure this is E. balteatus? It has 4 black stripes down its abdomen but E. balteatus only has three.

maxkust 7 years ago

Oh, thank you. I wasn't sure, because it didn't look so slim as marmalade hovefly. :)

The MnMs
The MnMs 7 years ago

is a marmalade hoverfly. See my spotting:
I have another picture I did not add yet where the fly looks the same as yours :-)

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Kiev, Київська область, Ukraine

Lat: 50.43, Long: 30.36

Spotted on Jun 24, 2006
Submitted on Jun 24, 2011

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