Sphegina montana

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Sphegina montana
Sphegina montana Richard Bartz.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Diptera
Family: Syrphidae
Genus: Sphegina
Species: S. montana
Binomial name
Sphegina montana
Becker, 1921

Sphegina montana is a species of hoverfly from Central and Northern Europe. It is absent from Great Britain and Ireland.[1] The face is normally all black; body length is 5–6 mm.[1]


  1. ^ a b Van Veen, M.P. (2004). Hoverflies of Northwest Europe, Identification Keys to the Syrphidae (Hardback). Utrecht: KNNV Publishing. p. 254. ISBN 90-5011-199-8.