Posts Tagged: hover fly
Ah, the little intricacies of life... We were walking along a stretch of the coastal town of...
Syrphid fly (female Sphaerophoria), as identified by senior insect biosystematist Martin Hauser of the CDFA. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Gavrey)
Close-up of "The Girl and the Bubble." See text above for what the bubble is. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
“If you were an aphid on a head of lettuce, a hoverfly larva would be a nightmare. They are...
Aren't syrphid flies grand?Syrphid flies, aka hover flies or flower flies (family Syrphidae), are...
A hover fly, not a bee.Passersby admiring the gazania blooming outside the Harry H. Laidlaw Jr....
The warmth of the sun and the lure of nectar beckoned the hover flies or flower flies to our bee...
Hover fly on rock purslane
Ready for Take-Off