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Four-spotted Chaser

Libellula quadrimaculata

Description:

This dragonfly in common across Europe, Asia, and North America, where it is known as the Four-spotted Skimmer. It is mainly brown with four distinguishable spots on the wings.

Habitat:

Ponds and slow flowing rivers. Mostly found in June and July.


1 species ID suggestions

taka.ita
taka.ita 3 years ago
Four-spotted Chaser
Libellula quadrimaculata Viervlek - Libellula quadrimaculata | Waarneming.nl

1 Comment

DanielePralong
DanielePralong 3 years ago

Thanks taka.ita! I am rectifying this. I had a quick look at your blogs and it looks great! Glad to have someone around at Noah who knows European dragonflies.

Châtel-Saint-Denis, Fribourg - Freiburg, Switzerland

Lat: 46.51, Long: 6.95

Spotted on Jun 4, 2011
Submitted on Jun 7, 2011

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