Dragonflies of Northamptonshire

A Checklist of the Dragonflies of Northamptonshire

Beautiful Demoiselle Calopteryx virgo Resident
Banded Demoiselle Calopteryx splendens Resident
Emerald Damselfly Lestes sponsa Resident
Scarce Emerald Damselfly Lestes dryas Historical
White-legged Damselfly Platycnemis pennipes Resident
Large Red Damselfly Pyrrhosoma nymphula Resident
Red-eyed Damselfly Erythromma najas Resident
Small Red-eyed Damselfly Erythromma viridulum Resident
Azure Damselfly Coenagrion puella Resident
Variable Damselfly Coenagrion pulchellum Resident
Common Blue Damselfly Enallagma cyathigerum Resident
Blue-tailed Damselfly Ischnura elegans Resident
Common Hawker Aeshna juncea Historical
Migrant Hawker Aeshna mixta Resident
Southern Hawker Aeshna cyanea Resident
Brown Hawker Aeshna grandis Resident
Emperor Dragonfly Anax imperator Resident
Lesser Emperor Anax Parthanope Vagrant?
Hairy Dragonfly Brachytron pratense Resident
Club-tailed Dragonfly Gomphus vulgatissimus Historical
Golden-ringed Dragonfly Cordulegaster boltonii Historical
Downy Emerald Cordulia aenea Resident
Four-spotted Chaser Libellula quadrimaculata Resident
Broad-bodied Chaser Libellula depressa Resident
Scarce Chaser Libellula fulva Resident
Black-tailed Skimmer Orthetrum cancellatum Resident
Common Darter Sympetrum striolatum Resident
Red-veined Darter Sympetrum fonscolombii Vagrant?
Yellow-winged Darter Sympetrum flaveolum Historical
Ruddy Darter Sympetrum sanguineum Resident