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White Legged Damselfly

Platycnemis pennipes


Lake near forest


Hungary, July 2006

1 Species ID Suggestions

sttweets 12 years ago
Azure damselfly
Coenagrion puella Azure Damselfly

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NicoleB 12 years ago

Thanks for the link, Daniele!
I hear you on the slow connection.
I'm surprised mine works today.

I think I got this fellow now.

Thanks too, for helping, sttweets!

DanielePralong 12 years ago

Nicole you may want to try your luck there:
Don't be misled by the site's name: its has both European dragonglies and damselflies. I'd try myself but I'm using a very slow connection at the moment.

NicoleB 12 years ago

And the wing markings are brown on mine, not black:

NicoleB 12 years ago

I don't know about this. The black markings on the body are largely missing (could that fade?) and I can't see that' U' marking they are talking about on that wiki page. The back of this fellow's abdomen looks different too (but that might be due to reflection?).

sttweets 12 years ago
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Csokonyavisonta, Dunántúl, Hungary

Spotted on Jun 29, 2006
Submitted on Aug 10, 2011

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