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The banded demoiselle is a species of damselfly belonging to the family Calopterygidae. It is often found along slow-flowing streams and rivers. It is a Eurasian species occurring from the Atlantic coast eastwards to Lake Baikal and northwestern China.

This is a common species throughout much of its range.

Similar species: Dragonflies And Damselflies
Species identified by Claire Hamilton
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By Claire Hamilton

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Uploaded Jul 10, 2018. Captured Jul 10, 2018 10:16 in Golf Links Rd, Sandown PO36 9PR, UK.
  • Canon EOS 70D
  • f/5.6
  • 1/640s
  • ISO1000
  • 400mm