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Eristalinus taeniops
Eristalinus taeniops
Eristalinus taeniops
Anterior view
Lateral view of banded eyes
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DIPTERA
Eristalinus taeniops (Wiedemann 1818)
Buskett
10/10/13
Syrphidae
Eristalinus taeniops is a large species of fly which is often mistook for a bee when seen from a distance. This species is easy to identify because of the band pattern on the eyes. It was seen with several other members of the same species hovering on flowers of Dittrichia viscosa.
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Fauna Catalunya Central - in Spanish