Where to See
|Latin Name||Enallagma cyathigerum|
It occurs in most waters and on large lakes is usually the most abundant species.
Will frequent open water more than other blue damselflies.
|Status & Distribution|
This species is widespread throughout the whole of Britain.
Easily confused with other members of the genus Coenagrion.
Can be distinguished by:
No spotting on the back of the head.
Three thin horizontal stripes on caudal lamellae (sometimes very faint).