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Cheilosia fasciata ID Confirmation please

 
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oceanlis2000



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PostPosted: Mon Jun 14, 2010 8:47 am    Post subject: Cheilosia fasciata ID Confirmation please Reply with quote

Female

05_06_10 in mid-Wales
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brianh



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PostPosted: Mon Jun 14, 2010 10:29 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Cheilosia fasciata is not found in the UK, and a Google search will show that it has a different appearance.
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oceanlis2000



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PostPosted: Tue Jun 15, 2010 8:41 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Thanks for the reply

Any idea what she may be?

Nice hoverfly and the first I've seen with silver bands on the abdomen, may be a new record for the area
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Ian Andrews



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Location: Pocklington, East Yorkshire

PostPosted: Tue Jun 15, 2010 12:44 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

It looks like a female Platycheirus species, some of which have silver/grey spots or bands.

Ian
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oceanlis2000



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PostPosted: Thu Jun 17, 2010 9:10 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Thanks for the reply it's helped point me in a better direction, it may be
Platycheirus albimanus
This hoverfly lives in my garden and it seems that this species is found in gardens
http://www.naturespot.org.uk/UK%20Wildlife/Hoverflies/PlatycheirusAlbimanus.htm
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