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Drone Fly

Eristalis tenax (Linnaeus 1758)

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Eristalis tenax (Drone Fly) is a species of flower flies in the family flower flies. They visit flowers of Tolpis webbii, Sea fennel, Field Bindweed, and August-Flower. They are diurnal. Individuals can grow to 14 mm.

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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of drone fly. View this species on GBIF