Banded General Soldier Fly

Common Name Banded General Soldier Fly
Scientific Name Stratiomys potamida
Family Soldier flies and Snipe flies
Description A striking yellow and black fly found mainly of umbellifer flowers from June to September. 
Read about this species in my Nature Diary blog:
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31-12-12 Banded General Soldier fly (Stratiomys potamida)
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This map shows the distribution of the species based on my records:

Holton Lee

Other Conservation Organisation, Site of Scientific Interest

Powerstock Common Nature Reserve

Dorset Wildlife Trust, Site of Scientific Interest
These are the National Vegetation Classification codes associated with this species:
NVC Codes Description Phase 1 Categories Description
These are the sites where I have found this species:
Site Notes Record Date Report Date
Holton Lee Several
Powerstock Common Nature Reserve Recorded by others