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 CHOG Lepidoptera Photographic Archive

Azure Damselfly

  • Annual to the area
  • Length about 35 mm
  • Wingspan about 40 mm
  • Distinguishing features from Common Blue Damselfly include thin blue thorax stripes (thick on Common Blue) and a small black mark (“spur”) on the side of the thorax (none on Common Blue)

May 2022 Peter Boardman

May 2022 Peter Boardman

Male and Female – May 2022 Peter Boardman


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