Hoverfly - Cheilosia Illustrata
Taken at Baron's Haugh on 8th July 2020 using Nikon D500 with Sigma 105 mm macro lens.
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Hoverfly - Cheilosia Illustrata

Taken at Baron's Haugh on 26th May 2020 using Nikon D500 with Sigma 105 mm macro lens. Fact File

Hoverfly - Cheilosia Illustrata

Hoverfly - Cheilosia Illustrata.
Species:
Order:
Family:
Cheilosia illustrata.
Diptera.
Syrphidae.
Larval Food:
Adult Food:
Length:

Wing Length:
Habitat:

Flies/Found:
Feature:
Roots of large Hogweed plants.
Nectar, Pollen
9 - 12 mm
8.5 - 10.25 mm
Hedgerows and woodland edge, usually on umbelifer
flowers of Hogweed and Angelica.
April - September.