Mark Billiau.


Premium (World), region Antwerp, Belgium

The Living Forest (364) : Large Red Damselfly

Each spring, the large red damselfly is mostly the first damselfly to come out (usually from late april).

Dutch name : Vuurjuffer (ook Rode Waterjuffer genoemd)
German name : Frühe Adonislibelle (auch Frühe Adonisjungfer genannt)
Latin name : Pyrrhosoma nymphula

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The shot was made last week on a pleasant sunny day.
This week it’s bitterly cold over here with regularly snow showers (currently 20 cm of snow on Hohes Venn !)
Poor little damselfly…..

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