We took the opportunity in the warm bright sunshine for our ramble around the forest at Delamere and in particular a coffee break at Black Lake to watch the damsel and dragonflies that have recently emerge from the lake after their winter recess.
The original source for Ridley Scott’s alien from the ‘Alien’ franchise film is this H.R Giger inspired dragonfly exoskeleton nymph cast.
A side on view of this Four spotted Chaser.
Azure Damselfly males.
Observers: Sparky, WSM (and images).