Eupeodes corollae (Fabricius, 1794)
Eupeodes corollae is one of our most common hoverflies of open habitats. It is generally similarly marked to many other species, so care has to be taken when trying to identifiy it. This one was photographed at Attenborough Nature Reserve in August 2013.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Eupoedes corollae
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Richard Rogers. Nottingham City Council. Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Netherfield Wildlife Group. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Tim Sexton. Peter Kirby (Bentinck Tip & Void Invertebrate survey 2007). Brian Wetton. Derek Whiteley. Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Stuart Warrington. The National Trust (Clumber Park invertebrate records). Allan and Annette Binding (Clumber Park invertebrate records). Pauline Bradford.

You can contribute your own records to help us gain an accurate status of this species in Nottinghamshire. Send an Excel spreadsheet of your records via the 'contact us' link at the top of the homepage.

Updated January 2021

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