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Old Wednesday 13th September 2017, 09:40   #1
DoghouseRiley
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Emerald Damselfly (male)? - Teifi Marshes, Wales

Hi All

Brooks & Lewington suggest this is a very common dragonfly well I have never seen one before!

The thorax? was almost gold in colour but the semi-open wings and slim profile suggest a male Emerald Damselfly to me?

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Gareth
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Old Wednesday 13th September 2017, 14:24   #2
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Hi Gareth
Your photos seem to show the blue extending over the first 2 segments so I would agree with your ID.
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Old Wednesday 13th September 2017, 14:42   #3
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Yep, slightly blurry I am afraid. Wind blowing me and him around all over the place. Just auto-focused, held the button down and got 4 half decent pics out of 90 odd!

And thanks Ian for your confirmation.
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