Hoverfly - Pipizella Viduata
Taken at Strathclyde Park on 6th May 2020 using Nikon D500 with Sigma 105 mm macro lens.
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Hoverfly - Pipizella Viduata

Taken at Ardmore Point on 1st June 2016 using Panasonic Lumix LX5 in macro mode. Fact File

Hoverfly - Pipizella Viduata.
Species:
Order:
Family:
Pipizella viduata.
Diptera.
Syrphidae.
Larval Food:
Adult Food:
Length:

Habitat:
Flies/Found:
Feature:

Root aphids on several plant species.
8 - 10 mm.
Dry grassland, heathland and disturbed ground.
May to September, peaking late June and early July.