Large red damselfly

There are plenty of large red damselflies around our pond at the moment, it’s mating season. What wonderful large red eyes the males have.

large red damselfly


It’s amazing just how transparent those slender wings are. In the next picture by the pond there is just the merest hint that they are there.

large red damselfly transparent


See also post from 2018 on a mating pair.

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