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A hoverfly of the species Episyrphus balteatus (a fairly common species characterized by the two narrow black 'moustaches' on its abdomen).  Photo taken in Reading University grounds, Reading, UK, on 2008-07-26.  One of the first photos I took with my present camera was of one of these; see here.

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Nice picture. What is your camera?
August 4 | Unregistered CommenterAydin
Olympus SP-500 UZ.
August 5 | Unregistered CommenterTristram

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