Where to See Large Red Damselfly

Latin NamePyrrhosoma nymphula
Habitat

Most wetland habitats but avoids fast flowing water.

Status & Distribution

Common and widespread.

Similar Species

The only similar species is the Small Red Damselfly

Large Red Damselfly can be distinguished by its:

  • black legs.
  • dark pterostigma (wing spots).

 

Management

N/A

Species GroupDamselflies
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