Hoverfly (X pedissequum)
Photograph by:Peter Orchard
A species that rests with its wings open. Believed to lay their eggs in ants nests and so are usually found on low shrubs near yellow meadow ant nests.
|Common Name||Hoverfly (X pedissequum)|
|Scientific Name||Xanthogramma pedissequum|
|Species Group||Hover flies|
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