Drone Fly
 
Location: Barrier Lake, Kananaskis, AB
Date: Aug. 17, 2007
               
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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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