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''Scaeva pyrastri'' is a European species of hoverfly. It is a large distinctive fly with three pairs of white comma markings on the abdomen, these are yellow on ''Scaeva selenitica''. Adults are common visitors to flowers. The larvae feed on aphids.

Similar species: True Flies
Species identified by Jivko Nakev
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Uploaded Jun 3, 2022. Captured Jun 2, 2022 08:34 in J6JX+FJ Sofia, Bulgaria.
  • E-M1MarkIII
  • f/6.3
  • 1/80s
  • ISO1000
  • 60mm