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Broad Bodied Chaser

Photograph by: 
Peter Orchard

One of the earliest dragonflies to appear and can be seen around ponds everywhere, frequently newly formed or newly cleared ponds.


Common Name Broad Bodied Chaser
Scientific Name Libellula depressa
Species Group Dragonflies
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