| Syritta pipiens Linnaeus, 1758|
| Taxonomical Classification: Animalia / Arthropoda / Insecta / Diptera / Syrphidae |
| English name not known Maltese name not known|
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Syritta pipiens is a very common species of European hover fly.
Sometimes called the thick-legged hoverfly, from its distinctive broad hind femora. They are fast nimble fliers, Larvae feed in rotting organic matter.
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