Azure Damselfly

Posted: September 8, 2013 in Dragonflies, Natural History
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The Azure Damselfly is one of the commonest blue damselflies in United Kingdom, being found in all parts except the North of Scotland. It can easily be confused with other similar blue-black damselflies. The species characteristic is a black flat bottomed ‘U’ shape on the otherwise blue segment (S2) immediately behind the thorax.

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