Drone Fly
Location: Calgary, AB
Date: Sept. 27, 2008
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Common Name:  Drone Fly

Latin Name:  Eristalis tenax Linnaeus, 1758
                        (R. Bercha, det.)

Length:  16 mm

Range: Throughout Alberta

Habitat:  Meadows, on flowers

Time of year seen:  Summer (Additional Sightings)

Larva's Diet:  Nectar and pollen



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