Eristalinus sepulchralis (Linnaeus, 1758)
On general appearance, Eristalinus sepulchralis is immediately recognisable as being 'different' from similar, all black Hoverflies. It's general stocky build, makes it distinctive as it visits a range of flowers. Found commonly over much of the UK, this one was found at Attenborough Nature Reserve in August 2013.
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Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Eristalinus sepulchralis
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Richard Rogers. Martin Warne. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Tim Sexton. Darren Matthews. 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 February 2017

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