Blue Chaser

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Loikkaa: valikkoon, hakuun

Blue Chaser Libellula fulva

Very rare. Only a few known populations. Very local but widely spread around Savonlinna, Kerimäki and Kitee in eastern Finland, isolated populations in Tavastia and western Uusimaa. In slow-flowing, clean streams and rivers with lots of vegetation, sometimes also small clear lakes.

Flight period: Peaks in June, rare in July, latest in August.

Libellula fulva sulka haro 1.jpg

The dark patches on the abdomen indicate that this male has, as rude as it may sound, copulated. Sulka Haro

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