Wasp-mimicking Hover Fly
Native Drone Fly
Male: Profile, In Flight
Native Drone Fly (Eristalinus punctulatus)Class: Animal (Animalia) - Joint Leg (Arthropoda) - Insect (Insecta)
Order: Fly (Diptera)
Family: Hover Fly (Syrphidae)
Species: Native Drone Fly (Eristalinus punctulatus)
This Photo:     Male: Front, In Flight

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee) & in the Adelaide Hills

Copyright © 2014- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 03-Mar-2014
This species is an Australian Native Species