Libellulidae

Leucorrhinia dubia (Vander Linden, 1825)
Venwitsnuitlibel Small Whiteface White-faced Darter L: 31 - 36 mm
     
Relevant Dutch literature (Eng. summary)
  Venwitsnuitlibel

Venwitsnuitlibel man Adult (male), Borger, Drenthe,  July 18, 2006
Venwitsnuitlibel man

Adult (male), Watermolenveen, Drenthe, May 5, 2007

Adult (female), Noordveen, Drenthe,  July 17, 2006

Venwitsnuitlibel paring Mating adults, Watermolenveen, Drenthe, May 24, 2007
Venwitsnuit v-jong

Young adult (female), Watermolenveen, Drenthe, May 5, 2007


Habitat: Restricted to acidic, oligothropic habitats on sandy soils.Sometimes in peatmoors. Sensitive for fishpredation.


Distribution: Fairly rare on the Pleistocene soils and very rare in the coastal dunes.

Flight Season: From May to August. Most abundant in June.


Status: Fairly common.


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