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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