Dragonflies and damselflies

We are always looking to improve our collection of pictures of dragonflies. If you have taken a picture of one on Lismore, why not email it to us. Please let us know where and when you took it and (if you know it) what it is.

Common name Scientific name Gaelic name Picture Comments
Black darter Sympetrum danae
Golden-ringed dragonfly Cordulegaster boltonii Golden-ringed dragonfly
Common hawker Aeshna juncea
Four-spotted chaser Libellula quadrimaculata Four-spotted chaser
Common darter Sympetrum striolatum
Large red damselfly Pyrrhosoma nymphula Large red damselfly
Common blue damselfly Enallagma cyathigerum

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