Bee fly

Bee fly

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Credit: DR GEORGE BECCALONI/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Bee fly (Bombylius major) on tree bark. This bee mimic feeds on flower nectar using its long proboscis. The larvae of this species feed on the larvae of solitary bees and wasps in their underground nests. Photographed in the UK.

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Keywords: animal, bark, batesian mimicry, bee fly, biological, biology, bombylius major, britain, british, entomology, fauna, fly, insect, insecta, invertebrate, invertebrates, mimic, nature, one, proboscis, single, tree trunk, uk, united kingdom, wildlife, zoological, zoology

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