Odonata

Dragonflies and damselflies provide ample photographic opportunities in the field. This gallery over time will feature a selection of species encountered.

Banded Demoiselle Calopteryx splendens

Emerald Damselfly Lestes sponsa

White-legged Damselfly Platycnemis pennipes

Large Red Damselfly Pyrrhosoma nymphula

Azure Damselfly Coenagrion puella

Variable Damselfly Coenagrion pulchellum

Common Blue Damselfly Enallagma cyathigerum

Blue-tailed Damselfly Ischnura elegans

Red-eyed Damselfly Erythromma najas

Hairy Dragonfly Brachytron pratense

Migrant Hawker Aeshna mixta

Southern Hawker Aeshna cyanea

Brown Hawker Aeshna grandis

Emperor Dragonfly Anax imperator

Golden-ringed Dragonfly Cordulegaster boltonii

Four-spotted Chaser Libellula quadrimaculata

Scarce Chaser Libellula fulva

Broad-bodied Chaser Libellula depressa

Black-tailed Skimmer Orthetrum cancellatum

Keeled Skimmer Orthetrum coerulescens

Common Darter Sympetrum striolatum

Ruddy Darter Sympetrum sanguineum

Black Darter Sympetrum danae

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