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Spring recording Record your Robin Record Common Frog Rana temporaria
Record Alexanders Smyrnium olusatrum Record Tawny Mining Bee Andrena fulva
Record Dark-edged Bee Fly Bombylius major
Record Spring Flower Bee Anthophora plumipes
Record cuckoo bee Melecta albifrons

Species Account for Sphegina elegans

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Sphegina elegans  Schummel, 1843
Diptera: Syrphidae: Syrphidae

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Taxonomic group: hoverflies (Diptera: Syrphidae) - Part county data   
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Essex Red Data List comment
Recorded from 3 out of 57x10km.sq. records in county


no broad habitat data available

no subhabitat data available

no structural habitat data available

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 3 records with habitat detail and method information)

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