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Migrant Hawker - Aeshna mixta Seen in Het Zwin, nature reserve in Belgium (August 2020).  Aeshna mixta,Belgium,Geotagged,Migrant Hawker,Summer Click/tap to enlarge Country intro

Migrant Hawker - Aeshna mixta

Seen in Het Zwin, nature reserve in Belgium (August 2020).

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The Migrant Hawker is one of the smaller species of hawker dragonflies. It can be found away from water but for breeding it prefers still or slow-flowing water and can tolerate brackish sites. The flight period is from July to the end of October. ''A. mixta'' occurs in North Africa, southern and central Europe to the Baltic region.

Similar species: Dragonflies And Damselflies
Species identified by Patomarazul
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Uploaded Dec 4, 2021. Captured Aug 19, 2020 13:25 in 9977+66 Knokke-Heist, Belgium.
  • SP-820UZ
  • f/5.7
  • 10/2000s
  • ISO400
  • 108.1mm