Variable Damselfly

Variable Damselfly

Observation - Variable Damselfly - UK and Ireland. Description: Today I made my inaugural trip to Wicken Fen where I was hoping to see a late-season Variable Damselfly. we saw but two blue dams and I'm quite sure that they were both C. pulchellum - my first. This picture certainly shows the classic exclamat

Today I made my inaugural trip to Wicken Fen where I was hoping to see a late-season Variable Damselfly. we saw but two "blue dams" and I'm quite sure that they were both C. pulchellum - my first. This picture certainly shows the classic exclamation mark antehumeral stripes.

The weather was variable, too: dull morning, sunny afternoon.