Black-tailed Skimmer Orthetrum cancellatum (Linn.)

 

Widely distributed in SE half of Britain and C Ireland.

Marsh ponds and ditches, lakes and slow-flowing rivers.

Usually late May to late July.



2017.08.13 Suffolk Minsmere NR many BDS 
2017.08.13 Sussex Horstead Keynes (nr) 1+ BDS 
2017.08.07 Norfolk Sculthorpe Moor NR 1+ Brown, Lynn 
2017.08.01 Essex Marsh Farm Country Park 4 BDS 
2017.08.01 Lincolnshire Crowle Moor 1 BDS 
2017.07.18 Surrey Tongham Pool 2+ BDS 
2017.07.18 Norfolk Felbrigg Hall 30+ Riley, Adrian
2017.07.14 Norfolk Sculthorpe Moor NR 1 Brown, Lynn 
2017.07.13 Hampshire Castle Bottom NR several Hants & IOW BC
2017.07.12 Suffolk North Cove NR 3 BDS 
2017.07.08 Cambridgeshire Lake Ewert, Cambourne NR 40+ BDS 
2017.07.07 Essex Long Running, Epping Forest 1 BDS 
2017.07.01 Norfolk Strumpshaw Fen 10+ Riley, Adrian
2017.07.01 Norfolk Upton Fen 20+ Riley, Adrian
2017.06.26 Somerset Ham Wall 4 Jenkins, Gareth 
2017.06.26 Berkshire Bramshill Forest 3 UK Dragonflies 
2017.06.26 Lincolnshire Messingham Sand Quarries 4 BDS 
2017.06.21 Cambridgeshire West Cambridge Lake 1+BDS
2017.06.21 Norfolk Kelling Water Meadows 1+ BDS
2017.06.21 Cambridgeshire West Cambridge Lake several BDS
2017.06.20 Dorset Longham Lakes many BDS
2017.06.19 Devon Lower Brucklands Ponds 20+ BDS
2017.06.19 Essex West Canvey Marsh 2 BDS
2017.06.19 Essex Marsh Park Country Park 31 BDS
2017.06.19 Yorkshire Potteric Carr 8 BDS
2017.06.15 Suffolk Minsmere RSPB 10+ Jenkins, Gareth
2017.06.14 Norfolk Upton Fen 10+ Jenkins, Gareth
2017.06.14 Norfolk Strumpshaw Fen 4 Jenkins, Gareth
2017.06.15 Essex Belfairs NR 2 BDS
2017.06.16 Norfolk Thompson Common 1 Riley, Adrian
2017.06.16 Suffolk Lakenheath Fen 10+ Riley, Adrian
2017.06.15 Norfolk Hickling Broad 100+ Riley, Adrian
2017.06.15 Norfolk Potter Heigham Marshes 20+ Riley, Adrian
2017.06.11 Devon Lower Brucklands Ponds a few BDS
2017.06.09 Suffolk Chillesford Forest 1 Suffolk BC
2017.06.04 Suffolk Lopham Fen NR 2 BDS
2017.06.03 Essex Langdon Hills 1 BDS
2017.06.03 Essex Woodham Fen NR 1+ BDS
2017.06.03 Lancashire Messingham sand quarries6 BDS
2017.06.03 Norfolk Alderfen Broad many BDS
2017.06.03 Surrey Boldermere several BDS
2017.05.31 Essex Blue House Farm NR 1 BDS
2017.05.27 Norfolk Sutton Fen 1 BDS
2017.05.27 Suffolk North Cove NR, Beccles 1+ BDS
2017.05.26 Cornwall Red River, Camborne 1 BDS
2017.05.26 Essex Langdon Hills 1 BDS
2017.05.26 Suffolk Hollesley Marshes 1 Turner, Jane 
2017.05.26 Surrey Esher Common 1+ BDS
2017.05.25 Cornwall Windmill Farm NR 5+ BDS
2017.05.21 Isle of Wight Bouldner Forest, Yarmouth 8 BDS
2017.05.14 Hampshire Bramshill 1 BDS