Sympetrum danae – Tummasyyskorento – zwarte heidelibel

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In general a quite common species of smaller lakes.

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Can often been found sitting in trees or shrubs, a few meters away from the water.

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So far, I found only one exuvia in Mattilanlahti which is part of Kalavesi. Overwinters as egg.

Sites with excuvia of S. danae