Platycnemis pennipes - Lot Moths and Butterflies - species in Las Descargues, the Lot, France
drawing of a moth



Lac Tolerme, 18 August 2014
Platycnemis pennipes Adult

© Robin Howard

Platycnemis pennipes (Pallas, 1771)

White-legged Damselfly
L'Agrion a larges pattes

Body length: 30-32mm

On the wing from June to mid-August when it is occasionally recorded from the vegetated margins of Lac Tolerme.