Sphaerophoria rueppellii (Wiedemann, 1830)
A fairly widespread Hoverfly over much of the UK, but seemingly uncommon in Nottinghamshire. We are aware of just a coup;le of records, including the one below, which was photographed by Peter Smith at Netherfield Ash Lagoons in May 2019.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Sphaerophoria rueppellii 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Tim Sexton.  Netherfield Wildlife Group. Peter Smith.

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Updated May 2019

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