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Wednesday, 31 August 2011

Beautiful Demoiselle at the Swansea Canal

male Beautiful Demoiselle (c) J. Driscoll
Jeff sent a few photos taken towards the end of the summer of the appropriately named Beautiful Demoiselle. I'd supplied Jeff with a few locations to try for this species but suspect the fact that he found his own site for them was even more rewarding. As I'm sure you'll agree the photos are breathtaking! Jeff added "I took these back in August this year on the Swansea Canal just below Ynysmeudwy lower lock (SN73820554). I'd been searching for over 6 weeks and finally found a colony of about 20 - 30 there."
female Beautiful Demoiselle (c) J. Driscoll

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