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Common hoverfly

Melangyna viridiceps


A small hoverfly marks the onset of spring. This one needed to rest from working at the new flowers so it was found on a blade of sword grass.


In a local nature reserve.


Melangyna viridiceps

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Mark Ridgway
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Mark Ridgway

Victoria, Australia

Spotted on Sep 10, 2014
Submitted on Sep 13, 2014

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