Lestidae

Chalcolestes viridis (Vander Linden, 1825)
Houtpantserjuffer Willow Emerald Damselfly L: 39 - 48 mm
     
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Houtpantserjuffer man

Adult (male), Diever, Drenthe, August 12, 2007

Houtpantserjuffer man Adult (male), Oude Molen, Drenthe, October 15, 2009
Houtpantserjuffer man Adult (male), Taarlo, Drenthe, September 7, 2009

Adult (female), Oude Molen, Drenthe, October 15, 2009

Adult (female), Taarlo, Drenthe, October 15, 2009

Houtpantserjuffer tandem Adult (male and female) copula, Diever, Drenthe, September 23, 2007
Houtpantserjuffer tandem Adult (male and female) copula, Diever, Drenthe, September 23, 2007
Houtpantserjuffer tandem Adult (male and female), Diever, Drenthe, August 12, 2007

Ovipositing adults, Assen, Drenthe, September 30, 2004


Habitat: Standing or slowflowing water with bordering trees or bushes.


Distribution: Widespread in the country.

Flight season: Mid July to Oktober


Status: Not endangered


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