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Emerald Damselfly

Photograph by: 
Peter Orchard

Not uncommon favouring shallow water. Very tolerant of acidic bog pools and is often seen on damper areas of Dorset heaths 


 

Common Name Emerald Damselfly
Scientific Name Lestes sponsa
Species Group Damselflies
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