Hoverfly

Hoverflies (hanaabu) are not the easiest things to photograph, but this one obligingly stopped flying for a few seconds!

Diptera: Syrphidae

Here’s a web site all about hoverflies in Japan: http://homepage2.nifty.com/syrphidae/index.htm

hoverfly

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One Response to Hoverfly

  1. Bastiaan says:

    This isn’t a Syrphidae but a Bombilidae. Something like a Vila…

    regards,
    Bastiaan

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