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Large red damselfly, newly emerged It&#039;s a shame I was just too late to see this little one emerging, but excited all the same to now have two by my little pond. I must be doing something right!<br />
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Large red damselfly, newly emerged

It's a shame I was just too late to see this little one emerging, but excited all the same to now have two by my little pond. I must be doing something right!

Large red damselfly, newly emerged It's a shame I was just too late to see this little one emerging, but excited all the same to now have two by my little pond. I must be doing something right!<br />
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  1. Well, that is just AWESOME! Posted 11 months ago
    1. Fantastic isn't it, just wish I had spotted it sooner! Posted 11 months ago
      1. It sounds like you'll likely get more chances! Posted 11 months ago
        1. I will have to wait until they get back now. Posted 11 months ago

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The Large Red Damselfly ''Pyrrhosoma nymphula'' is a European damselfly. It is one of the first damselflies to emerge in the year.

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

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Uploaded May 4, 2020. Captured May 4, 2020 09:43 in 53 Perowne Way, Sandown PO36 9BX, UK.
  • Canon EOS 70D
  • f/10.0
  • 1/125s
  • ISO1600
  • 100mm