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Azure Damselfly (Coenagrion puella)

Observed: 26th May 2012 By: apm299
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Azure Damselfly (Coenagrion puella) 01
Azure Damselfly (Coenagrion puella) 02
Description:

Azure damselflies mating on the pond leaves.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

chrisbrooks's picture

ID Comment

Although the "U" shaped mark on S2 is important it should be used in conjunction with the concave black mark on S9.

RoyW's picture

..preferably the "U" shape

..preferably the "U" shape should be used in conjunction with the shape of the rear edge of the pronotum!

GrizzledBadger's picture

Female appears to be

Female appears to be ovipositing in the first pic.

Brock