Species: Calopteryx virgo (Linnaeus, 1758)


Nomenclature
Scientific name Calopteryx virgo (Linnaeus, 1758)
   
English name beautiful demoiselle
French name caloptéryx vierge
Dutch name bosbeekjuffer
German name Blauflügel-Prachtlibelle

Illustrations

Not all species have been illustrated yet. Should you own high quality photos, please send them by means of the photo page.

You can always check for pictures on the Dutch website Nederlands Soortenregister.

You can always check for pictures on observations.be.

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Protection status and Red List
Flanders
protected: 22.09.1980
Flanders
red list: Endangered
Wallonia
red list: Near threatened
Belgium
red list: Near threatened

Distribution
Flanders indigenous (1a)
Brussels indigenous (1a)
Wallonia indigenous (1a)
Habitat freshwater / terrestrial
Reference De Knijf et al. 2006. De Libellen van België - verspreiding, evolutie, habitats
Expert Geert De Knijf

Observations
Recent sightings on observations.be