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Sphaerophoria scripta (Linnaeus, 1758) (a hoverfly)

Sphaerophoria scripta (Linnaeus, 1758) (a hoverfly), Male - dorsal view - highly enlarged - grey background

1. Male - dorsal view - highly enlarged - grey background


Image Reference P49023
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Background grey background
Malcolm Storey Nikon D100 dSLR with Tamron SP T90 AF Macro 1:1 lens.
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Record info

Date: 20 July 2004
OS grid ref: SU58
Lat/Lon: 51° 30' N, 1° 10' W
Location: Vice County: Berks, VC22, England
Voucher: 20/07/2004[G]
Stage or state: Male imago
Record Summary: Male, feeding on Yarrow flowers
Associated organism: on live flowers of Achillea millefolium
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