Club-tailed Dragonfly Gomphus vulgatissimus (Linn.)

 

Extremely localized: SW & W Wales, English W Midlands, Thames valley & Sussex.

Slow stretches of mature rivers with a thick silt deposit and adjacent trees.

Usually mid-May to late June.



2017.05.22 Cheshire Farndon (R. Dee) 3 BDS
2017.05.13 Cheshire Aldford (R. Dee) 2 BDS
2017.05.10 Oxfordshire Shiplake one exuvia BDS
2017.04.22 Berkshire   Caversham Thames Promenade  one exuvia BDS