Thread subject: :: Eristalis tenax

Posted by gordo on 01-11-2004 14:47

I can't see the photo in the other thread so i post it again.
IT is an Eristalis tenax female ? or other
photo : jully

Posted by Gerard Pennards on 01-11-2004 15:21

No, this one is a male (eyes touching on upper side of head) of Eristalis pertinax.
The yellow front legs with yellow tarsi and the shape of the abdomen are characteristic!