Thread subject: :: Eristalini or Merodontini sp?

Posted by walwyn on 27-05-2020 01:04

Photographed on the headland at Leucate near Narbonne in France in mid September 2019. It doesn't quite match with any of the UK species.

Edited by walwyn on 29-05-2020 15:10

Posted by walwyn on 28-05-2020 23:02

Thinking now perhaps Merodontini perhaps Eumerus.

Posted by helge on 30-05-2020 15:04

I think Merodon.


Posted by walwyn on 31-05-2020 18:50

Thanks Helge. That is where my thoughts are heading based on wing veins and this key