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Unknown insect, seen in summer in cheshire

Observed: 19th May 2011 By: nick cooper
Mrs lunt's and copper beech and insect 007
Mrs lunt's and copper beech and insect 006

An insect with 2 pairs of wings, quite large, flattened rear end, stripey at back end too- hanging on a berberis shrub, sunning perhaps.Seen in a garden I was working in out in countryside in Mobberley, cheshire.

Species interactions

No interactions present.


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Many thanks for the identification- it's a new one to me, I can see the 2 pairs if wings had to make it a dragonfly, but one I now can identify when I see it again.

nick c