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Male Ruddy Darter (Sympetrum sanguineum)

Observed: 11th September 2013 By: hbrook1hbrook1’s reputation in Invertebrateshbrook1’s reputation in Invertebrateshbrook1’s reputation in Invertebrates
D3 P58.
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Close!

Almost thought I had it there, Chris! Will keep trying!

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Legs

The legs are a good starting point. This is overly simplistic but all black legs = Ruddy Darter, legs with a light stripe along their length = Common Darter. Of course there are rarer and migrant species to contend with as well.

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Thank you, will bear that in

Thank you, will bear that in mind!