|Onychogomphus forcipatus (Linneaus, 1758)|
|Kleine tanglibel||Small Pincertail (Green-eyed Hooktail)||L: 46 - 50 mm|
|Relevant Dutch literature (Eng. summary)|
Adult (male), Morvan, France, August 1, 2004
|Adult (male), Heinasuo, Finland, July 24, 2009|
Adult (male) subspecies O.forcipatus unguiculatus , Samos, Greece, June, 2007.
Note for instance the blue eyes, yellow upper appendages
Larvea, Petit Creuse (Boussac, France, July 26, 2002
Habitat: Largely unshaded (usually rocky) rivers and streams.In the Netherlands small rivers with sand and gravel banks.
Distribution: Only in the south of the country (Limburg). In 2000 a possible population was discovered at river the Roer.
Flight season: June to September.
Status: Very rare in The Netherlands.