Family Syrphidae[Hover flies] Eristalinus taeniops

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Buzzes like a bee but is harmless will find on flowers in the sun they don’t like shade. Medium sized 18mm honey bee mimic with orange thorax and yellow  and black striped abdomen. Common visitor they love yellow flower heads .When in flight it will hover. Males have large eyes both male and females feed on pollen and nectar.

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