Monday, September 22, 2014

Hoverflies of the late summer

Some late summer hoverflies.

 Long Hoverfly - Sphaerophoria scripta - on a yellow flower
 Long Hoverfly (Sphaerophoria scripta)

marmalade hoverfly - Episyrphus balteatus - macro photo
Marmalade Hoverfly (Episyrphus balteatus) as an ant transporter.
Linked with Macro Monday and Makro Montag.

19 comments:

  1. Marvelous photos. Great !
    Best regards, Synnöve

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  2. Beautiful close ups! Nice colors and lights!
    Have a nice week!
    Hugs Riv

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  3. Love the colours and the details here.

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  4. Great pictures - I do like the ant stowaway!

    Cheers - Stewart M - Melbourne

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  5. Intriguing, beautiful photos. And love the extra bodyguard attached too.

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  6. Great shots! Oh wow...neat to see the ant on his wing!

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  7. Wow! Such vibrant yellow. Beautiful.

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  8. lovely pictures great example of hoverflies

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  9. Beautiful photos! I like the bright yellow colour.

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  10. These are great hoverfly macros!

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  11. FANTASTIC! Do they actually transport ants naturally or this ant just happened to hitch a ride?

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