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Eriozona syrphoides

Synonyms: Syrphus amplus; Syrphus oestriformis

Wikipedia Abstract

Eriozona syrphoides is a European species of hoverfly.A large, yet rare (in the UK) 'bee mimic', it can be identified by a yellow scutellum and a reddish tip to the thorax. Found near spruce plantations and rides, or near heathers, willowherbs and other purple flowers in highland Scotland, Wales and northern England between May and October.
View Wikipedia Record: Eriozona syrphoides

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Cadair Idris 9353 Wales, United Kingdom
Coedydd Aber 855 Wales, United Kingdom  
Coedydd Derw a Safleoedd Ystlumod Meirion/ Meirionnydd Oakwoods and Bat Sites 6953 Wales, United Kingdom
Lake District High Fells 66717 England, United Kingdom
Loch Lomond Woods 3594 Scotland, United Kingdom
Migneint–Arenig–Dduallt 49343 Wales, United Kingdom
North Pennine Moors 254789 England, United Kingdom
North York Moors 108930 England, United Kingdom
Pen Llyn a`r Sarnau/ Lleyn Peninsula and the Sarnau 360832 Wales, United Kingdom
South Pennine Moors 160577 England, United Kingdom  

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Distribution

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