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Dragonfly ID please? (1 Viewer)

SADLERC1

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Hi, would be great if someone could identify this dragonfly for me please?
Location: UK, Norfolk, early September.
Thanks for any help you can provide.
Regs,
Chris
 

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SADLERC1

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John, thanks very much. Was very fortunate, chased it down a hedgerow for a bit and it decided to spend quite some time chomping on some blackberries. Very compliant - for a change!
 

SADLERC1

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Jim, you may have exposed a gaping flaw in my assumption as your suggestion sounds far more likely! Thanks for the correction. Best wishes.
 

Britseye

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I've found this an excellent time of the year for seeing Southern Hawkers down here in Cornwall. Last year one of them landed on my leg and started ovipositing while I was stood in the water skimming the weeds off the top of our garden pond.
 

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