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Emperor Dragonfly

Observed: 10th July 2009 By: JaseJJaseJ’s reputation in InvertebratesJaseJ’s reputation in InvertebratesJaseJ’s reputation in Invertebrates
Emperor Dragonfly (male)
Emperor Dragonfly (female)
Emperor Dragonflies (pair mating)

Emperor Dragonflies have been seen on Walton Hall's flower meadow ponds since mid May, but their numbers appear to be increasing slowly. Initially you'd only see one individual at a time, but now several individuals can often be seen in close proximity at the ponds and over the meadow.

Species interactions

No interactions present.


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Emperor dragonfly

Yes, you are right for the reasons you give in your excellent description. Good clear photographs.

Graham Banwell

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