Large Red Damselfly Pyrrhosoma nymphula (Sulzer, 1776)
Status .....Common and widespread, occurring at many Nottinghamshire sites. Often the first Damselfly seen in Spring.
Photographed at Warsop Main Pit Top 2021
Photographed at Eakring Meadows May 2004
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Pyrrhosoma nymphula
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Richard Rogers. Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. NBGRC. Netherfield Wildlife Group. Bob Merritt. Wil Heeney. Stuart Warrington. The National Trust (Clumber Park invertebrate records). Peter Kirby (Bentinck Tip & Void Invertebrate survey 2007). David Yates. Michael Craven. Lound Moth Group. Pauline Bradford. Rob Johnson. Lound Moth Group. Tom Shields.

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Updated March 2021

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