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DRAGONFLIES OF THE HAMPSHIRE & SURREY BORDERS

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        NAMES OF DRAGONFLIES
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        LATIN                    ENGLISH        
 Calopteryx virgo         Beautiful demoiselle
 Calopteryx splendens     Banded demoiselle
 Lestes sponsa            Emerald damselfly
 Platycnemis pennipes     White-legged damselfly
 Pyrrhosoma nymphula      Large red damselfly
 Ischnura elegans         Blue-tailed damselfly
 Enallagma cythigerum     Common blue damselfly
 Coenagrion mercuriale    Southern damselfly
 Coenagrion pulchellum    Variable damselfly
 Coenagrion puella        Azure damselfly
 Erythroma najas          Red-eyed damselfly
 Ceriagrion tenellum      Small red damselfly         
 Gomphus vulgatissimus    Club-tailed dragonfly
 Brachytron pratense      Hairy dragonfly
 Aeshna juncea            Common hawker
 Aeshna grandis           Brown hawker
 Aeshna cyanea            Southern hawker
 Aeshna mixta             Migrant hawker
 Anax imperator           Emperor dragonfly
 Cordulegaster boltonii   Golden-ringed dragonfly
 Cordulia aenea           Downy emerald
 Somatachlora metallica   Brilliant emerald
 Libellula depressa       Broad-bodied chaser
 Libellula fulva          Scarce chaser
 Libellula quadrimaculata Four-spotted chaser
 Orthetrum coerulescens   Keeled skimmer
 Orthetrum cancellatum    Black-tailed skimmer
 Sympetrum striolatum     Common darter
 Sympetrum sanguineum     Ruddy darter
 Sympetrum danae          Black darter
 Leucorrhinia dubia       White-faced darter        
 Sympetrum flaveolum      Yellow-winged darter
 Sympetrum fonscolombei   Red-veined darter        
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SOME HISTORICAL INFORMATION ON RARE OR LOST SPECIES.

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