Aeshnidae

Aeshna cyanea (Müller, 1764)
Blauwe glazenmaker Blue Hawker (Southern Hawker) L: 67 - 76 mm
     
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Blauwe glazenmaker man

Adult (male), Taarlo, Drenthe, September 6, 2008

Blauwe glazenmaker man Adult (male), Taarlo, Drenthe, August 19, 2008
Blauwe glazenmaker man Adult (male), Taarlo, Drenthe, September 6, 2008
Blauwe glazenmaker man Adult (male), Taarlo, Drenthe, September 6, 2008
Blauwe glazenmaker poetst kop Head cleaning adult (male), Taarlo, Drenthe, September 5, 2009
Blauwe glazenmaker vrouw

Young adult (female), Taarlo, Drenthe, August 11, 2007

See video for adult female

Blauwe glazenmaker man aanhangsels

Typical formed ("birds head profile") appendages (male), Taarlo, Drenthe, September 6, 2008


Habitat: All kinds of standing water. Favorite are forestponds and gardenponds. Larven are often found in high densities


Distribution: Is a very common species and can be found almost anywhere in the country

Flight season: Highest numbers in July and August


Status: Not endangered


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