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A small metallic dark green hoverfly, probably a Melanogaster sp (Diptera: Syrphidae).  Originally I thought it was a  Lejogaster metallina  but was put right by Roger Morris here.  It is a female because of the large gap between the eyes on the top of the head.

Photos taken in Whiteknights Park, Reading University grounds, Reading, UK, on 2011-05-19.

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