|Hoverfly larva, the head end is at the bottom of the photo|
|Rear end of the hoverfly larva showing PRPs with pale bases and about as wide as long.|
|Head end of Platycheirus larva showing the point where dorsal stripes meet smoothly|
|Dorsal view of the Platycheirus larva showing the dark gut between patches of fat|
Rotheray, G.E. (1993). Colour guide to hoverfly larvae (Diptera, Syrphidae). Dipterists Digest 9: 1-156.
Stubbs, A.E. & Falk, S.J. (2002). British Hoverflies. BENHS, Reading.