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Chrysogaster cf. coemiteriorum
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Syrphidae, Chrysogaster solstitialis female.
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Wing base is yellow, so not C. solstitialis. According to van Veen's Hoverflies of Northwest Europe ( C. coemiteriorum (sometimes spelled cemiteriorum) and C. basalis are the candidates. According to the broad face I tend to coemiteriorum. Compare Falk's pictures https://www.flick...245694458/.
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