Bug found on Daffodil
April 5, 2010
Noticed this bug at about 10 am on a daffodil leaf. It remained still for about 20 minutes, even when the leaf was moved to take the photos. After returning from shopping about an hour later it was gone.
Image 1 is of it from the front, Image 2 and 3 are of it from the above.
Urban Suburb, on a Daffodil in front garden
The Greater Bee Fly, Bombylius major, as depicted in your photograph, ranges from coast to coast in North America as well as Eurasia.