Broad-bodied Chaser

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Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Odonata
Suborder: Anisoptera
Family: Libellulidae
Genus: Libellula
Species: L. depressa
Binomial name: Libellula depressa

The Broad-bodied Chaser, Libellula depressa, is a European dragonfly. The approximate wing-span of the broad-bodied chaser is 70 millimeters. It occurs in Europe except for the northern parts and in Asia eastwards to south-west Siberia. In Great Britain, it is mainly found in Wales and Southern England, active between the months of May and August.
25/05/2009 - 20:14Pentaxfriend
CategoryWildlife / Nature
Shutter Speed1/100
Focal Length180mm


Link Posted 25/05/2009 - 20:15
truely stunning, lots of detail and nice colours, well taken,
just keep snapping,

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Link Posted 25/05/2009 - 20:55
SUPERB..........,nothing more to say!Tony.
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Link Posted 25/05/2009 - 23:51
Fabulous shot


Link Posted 26/05/2009 - 00:35
Great shot plenty of detail.


Link Posted 26/05/2009 - 16:45
Exquisite, with excellent definition and composition very well captured and thank you for the additional information, very informative.
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