Snapped: Syrphid fly

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Sipping nectar from a feverfew blossom, this adult syrphid fly is a great pollinator. And its predaceous larvae help control pests like aphids, mealybugs, leafhoppers, thrips and many others.

Learn more about how good syrphid flies are for the garden on Jessica’s Bug Blog.

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One Response to Snapped: Syrphid fly

  1. Niki Jabbour says:

    Great photo Jess! I’ve got to encourage more of these fellows to call my garden home!

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