Species: Pyrrhosoma nymphula (Sulzer, 1776)


Nomenclature
Scientific name Pyrrhosoma nymphula (Sulzer, 1776)
   
English name large red damselfly
French name agrion au corps de feu
Dutch name vuurjuffer
German name Frühe Adonislibelle

Illustrations

Not all species have been illustrated yet. Should you own high quality photos, please send them by means of the photo page.

You can always check for pictures on the Dutch website Nederlands Soortenregister.

You can always check for pictures on observations.be.

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Protection status and Red List
Flanders
protected: 22.09.1980
Flanders
red list: No threat
Wallonia
red list: Near threatened
Belgium
red list: No threat

Distribution
Flanders indigenous (1a)
Brussels indigenous (1a)
Wallonia indigenous (1a)
Habitat freshwater / terrestrial
Reference De Knijf et al. 2006. De Libellen van België - verspreiding, evolutie, habitats
Expert Geert De Knijf

Observations
Recent sightings on observations.be