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    UK Dragonflies & Damselflies 2022

    Good evening. Just seen that there wasn't an update on the Common Winter Damselfly. Two of us spent over five hours on site yesterday, mid-morning to mid-afternoon, with a further five, including Terry, attending on-and-off during this time, so probably a cumulative total of c.20 hours put in on...
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    Another for id!

    Well, I've got there, eventually! Oncocera semirubella, or as some would like, Rosy-striped Knot-horn.
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    Another for id!

    Good afternoon. Would any of you be able to out a name to the attached? I can not for the life of me recall what it is, but seem to recall that they can be found on Whitchurch Hill, Berkshire! This was taken on Collard Hill, Somerset. Thanks for any help received.
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    UK dragonfly & damselfly sightings 2020

    Further 1st's for the year earlier today, a single Blue-tailed Damselfly and two Common Blue Damselfly, all males and all at Portals Lagoons, Overton.
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    UK dragonfly & damselfly sightings 2020

    My first Broad-bodied Chaser of the year earlier today, at Portals Lagoons, Overton, Hampshire with a teneral Large Red Damselfly there on 5th.
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    ID please

    Possibly a female Keeled Skimmer Orthetrum coerulescens.
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    Lesser Emperor - Hampshire.

    A male currently showing from The Spurgin Hide at Titchfield Haven NNR (pers comm Dave. Pearson), tussling with skimmers and Emperors over the pool in front of the hide.
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    Bucks Souther Emerald Damselfly Info?

    I visited earlier today, being on site late morning / early afternoon, and had no trouble finding decent numbers of the Southern Emerald Damsels present, both on the wing and settled on vegetation. At least four pairs in cop. were evident, perhaps a total of 15+ individuals being recorded. The...
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    Bucks Souther Emerald Damselfly Info?

    Looking to head to the site on Wednesday so if anybody's any further news it'd be appreciated. Otherwise, will report back on returning.
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    The Swinhoe's!

    Just a quick mailing to see if there's anybody out there who would be interested in heading up for a / the Swinhoe's Petrel on Fair Isle should it / they reappear later this month? I'm off work from 10th / 11th, for a fortnight, and intend trying again during this time.
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    Unknown in Columbia

    This image was taken in the Cerulea Bird Reserve, Santander, Colombia in July 2009. I am hoping that somebody might be able to identify the species shown. Any help would be more than appreciated.