A somewhat brighter day today, reflected in the increase of hoverfly species which totalled 31 species. An even brighter day forecast for tomorrow. Plenty of other insects including new for the valley Rhagio lineola [Small Fleck-winged Snipefly].
Syrphus vitripennis - checked in hand under magnification
Rhagio lineola [Small Fleck-winged Snipefly] - new for valley