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Chris -- 2018-04-11

#1 2012-01-18 12:45:37

Peter Forster
From: UK
Registered: 2006-09-06
Posts: 1013

'damson fly' for 'damsel fly'

Everyone’s heard of fruit-flies, and it seems reasonable that some might specialise in particular fruits.

And yes – managed to get a shot of the Banded Demoiselle damsonfly (dark blue area on wings not black as I thought) on brambles (most …

While this one is of the Azure Damsonfly, and jolly hard to photograph, all done without a tripod.

From the pond and into our trays and under our magnifying glasses went many a frog, a damson fly or a water boatman.



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