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Damselfly seen at artificial pond

Observed: 27th May 2012 By: af4532
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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26 - tail
27 - head

Damselfly seen sitting on a reed in an artificial pond

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Male / female

It's a difficult angle as you cannot see the spine under the tip of the abdomen to be sure but the abdomen seems quite thick and the thorax is lilac which would suggest a female form violacea, that's only my opinion of course.