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"Merodon equestris" is a European species of hoverfly. Like other hoverflies it displays a colouration pattern similar to a stinging insect as an evolutionary defense mechanism.

Similar species: True Flies
Species identified by DR_M_Z
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Uploaded May 23, 2023. Captured May 22, 2023 11:37 in B14 17, 70173 Stuttgart, Germany.
  • OM-1
  • f/8.0
  • 1/2000s
  • ISO1600
  • 400mm