Dragonflies

A superb group of insects in the genre of Odonata. This gallery features a selection of images taken in both England and the Algarve, Portugal.

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