Large Red Damselfly ( Male )
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Taken at Baron's Haugh on 26th May 2018 with Panasonic Lumix LX5
in macro mode.




 


Male
Taken
at Baron's Haugh on 30th May 2015 with Panasonic Lumix LX5
in macro mode.
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Female
Taken at Stevenston on 23rd April 2017 using Panasonic Lumix LX5
in macro mode.
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Making babies!
Taken at Strathclyde Park on 11th June 2017 using Panasonic Lumix LX5
in macro mode.
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Large Red Damselfly.
Scientific Name:
Order:
Family:
Pyrrhosoma nymphula.
Odonata.
Coenagrionidae.
Body Length:
Female:


Habitat:
Flies/Found:
Feature:
36 mm.
Can easily be confused with small red damselflies,
but the latter has orange legs, while the large red
damselfly has black legs.
Ponds and dikes, and occasionally slow-moving rivers.
April - May