Variable Damselfly

Variable Damselfly - Coenagrion pulchellum
 
Status Nationally scarce, county rare
 
Habitat Prefers sites with emergent vegetation.
 
Locations In Hampshire it is suspected to breed at Sowley Pond (a private lake). I check every blue damselfly in the southern forest and have still not seen Variable Damselfly in Hampshire.
 
When May to August.
 
Images taken in Berkshire
 
Males
Female
Tandem Pair