Somatochlora metallica (Vander Linden, 1825)
Metaalglanslibel Brilliant Emerald L: 50 - 55 mm
Relevant Dutch literature (Eng. summary)    

Metaalglanslibel man

Adult (male), Oosterveld, Drenthe, July 1, 2004

Habitat: Small lakes, streams and canals with wooded banks 

Distribution: Widespread in the inland Pleistocene region. Low numbers

Flight season: Half of May to the end of September. Most abundant in June and July.

Status: Rather common species and stable populations