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



Lac Tolerme, 2 August 2014
Orthetrum coerulescens Adult

© Robin Howard

Orthetrum coerulescens (Fabricius, 1798)

Keeled Orthetrum
L'Orthétrum bleuissant

Body length: 40-45mm

On the wing from May to the end of September when it can be seen resting on lake and stream-side vegetation around Lac Tolerme.