SCARCE EMERALD DAMSELFLY - THOMPSON COMMON NR, NORFOLK

 

At this site the nearly-identical male Emerald & Scarce Emerald Damselflies (a rare UK species) are both found. The shape of the anal appendages is the most definitive ID feature!

 

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Images Index Canon EOS 5D Mk III
UK Slide Shows Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 L Macro IS USM
Non - UK Slide Shows ISO 1250
UK Images Aperture: f/16 +1/3 stop
Non - UK Images Exposure Time: 1/60 sec