Eupeodes lundbecki

    Description

    This hoverfly is similar to a number of other species and detailed examination is required.  Preferably a specimen should be retained.

    Identification difficulty
    Recording advice

    Detailed examination is required and photographs should be included.  Preferably a specimen should be retained.

    Habitat

    A rare migrant to Britain.

    When to see it

    Spring and early summer.

    UK Status

    Rare migrant.

    VC55 Status

    Rare in Leicestershire and Rutland.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    MAP KEY:

    Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)
    Coloured circles = NatureSpot records: 2020+ | 2015-2019 | pre-2015

    UK Map