Marmalade Hoverfly


1 October 2020, United Kingdom
Brilliant Bugs / Marmalade Hoverfly
design: Royal Mail Group / illustration: Richard Lewington
print process: Lithography

This one is a type of fly, which has two wings – and one of the important pollinators. It’s not only bees which help plants to grow and support our harvest. In addition to pollination, this type of fly eats sap-sucking Aphids, so it has other helpful uses.