solar01's picture

DRAGONFLY?

Observed: 9th August 2012 By: solar01
dragonfly?
Description:

spotted this next to a stream in the new forest and can't identify it in the books that i have.
only had a small camera so picture is abit fuzy

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

chrisbrooks's picture

Link below

A useful link for future identifications

www.dragonfly-images.co.uk/#/quick-id-bed/4532682825

esc57's picture

Dragonfly/damselfy

As a very broad start to identification, dragonflies always hold their wings out horizontally and cannot fold them, whereas damselflies (like this demoiselle) fold their wings back when at rest.

Emma