Odonata First Sightings from 2014 to 2018
Species 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014
Banded Demoiselle 11/05 21/05 22/05 04/05 01/06
Beautiful Demoiselle 18/06 27/05 22/05 03/07 05/06
Common Spreadwing 18/06 03/08 n/a n/a 29/06
Robust Spreadwing   n/a n/a n/a n/a
Migrant Spreadwing   n/a n/a n/a n/a
Western Willow Spreadwing   n/a n/a n/a n/a
Blue-tailed Damselfly 09/05 14/05 08/05 10/05 25/05
Scarce Blue-tailed Damselfly   n/a n/a n/a n/a
Common Blue Damselfly 13/05 10/05 08/05 16/05 26/04
Variable Damselfly 18/05 n/a n/a 13/06 n/a
Azure Damselfly 09/05 14/05 14/05 27/04 24/05
Southern Damselfly 11/06 03/06 28/06 02/07 08/06
Northern Damselfly   n/a n/a n/a n/a
Red-eyed Damselfly 18/05 21/05 16/07 01/06 25/05
Small Red-eyed Damselfly 10/07 06/09 16/07 18/07 n/a
Large Red Damselfly 01/05 02/05 30/04 27/04 17/04
Small Red Damselfly 12/07 06/08 07/08 12/07 n/a
Blue Featherleg   n/a n/a n/a 01/06
Migrant Hawker 10/07 18/07 06/08 12/08 15/07
Norfolk Hawker   n/a n/a n/a n/a
Brown Hawker 06/06 17/06 26/06 03/07 30/06
Azure Hawker   n/a n/a n/a n/a
Southern Hawker 18/06 15/06 07/07 11/07 20/07
Common Hawker   n/a n/a n/a n/a
Emperor Dragonfly 06/06 27/05 19/06 15/06 25/05
Hairy Hawker 11/05 30/05 05/06 10/05 25/05
Common Clubtail   n/a n/a n/a n/a
Common Goldenring 24/06 n/a n/a 18/06 n/a
Downy Emerald 09/05 n/a 07/06 n/a n/a
Brilliant Emerald   n/a n/a n/a n/a
Northern Emerald   n/a n/a n/a n/a
Four-spotted Chaser 13/05 14/05 14/05 01/06 25/05
Broad-bodied Chaser 18/05 27/05 28/05 04/06 12/05
Scarce Chaser 08/06 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Black-tailed Skimmer 06/06 14/06 02/06 21/06 10/06
Keeled Skimmer 11/06 03/06 02/06 06/06 08/06
Small Whiteface   n/a n/a n/a n/a
Black Darter 28/06 n/a 02/07 n/a n/a
Ruddy Darter 06/06 15/06 26/06 21/06 15/06
Common Darter 21/06 18/07 03/07 18/07 16/06