Saturday, 9 July 2011

1/250th Of A Hover

1/250th Of A Hover by julian sawyer
1/250th Of A Hover, a photo by julian sawyer on Flickr.

Apparently, there are about 250 species of hover fly in this country and that means common names are scarce!
This one is Sphaerophoria Scripta, I think, for those that want to know. Not as well labelled as the Six-spot Burnet Moth, and so Hover-fly will do just as well I suppose.

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