|Leucorrhinia rubicunda (Linneaus, 1758)|
|Noordse witsnuitlibel||Ruby Whiteface Northern White-faced Darter||L: 31 - 38 mm|
Adult (male), Gasteren,
Drenthe, May 16, 2009
|Adult (male), Wijnjeterpsterschar, Friesland, May 30, 2007|
Adult (female), Taarlo,
Drenthe, May 7, 2006
|Ovipositing adult (female), Gasteren, Drenthe, May 16, 2009|
|Adult (young female), Hatertse vennen, Gelderland, May 4, 2006|
Larvea (dorsal), Fochteloërveen, Drenthe, August 17, 2007.
Larvea (ventral), Fochteloërveen, Drenthe, August 17, 2007
Habitat: Like L. dubia in acidic oligothropic bog and heath habitats.Sometimes in little peatbogs, fenlands and in the coastal dunes.
Distribution: Most abundant in the northern part of the country.Rare in the western part.
Flight Season: Most numbers of this species fly in May and June, earlier than L. dubia. From april to August.
Status: Fairly common in The Netherlands.