Nature Photography

White-Faced Meadowhawk (Sympetrum obtrusum)

It’s fascinating to find out that all these animals actually have a name. I am on the quest to dig into taxonomy and learn by myself to name the animals which I am able to watch on my trips and take pictures of. But at the moment, I still rely heavily on online resources and I am happy for every new ID. The pictures of this gallery have been taken in

To identify this dragon fly, you need to see the front of the head. As the name states, this dragon fly has a white face which you can see very nicely on the first close up shot. There is different specie looking very similar and lives in the same places:

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