Scientific Name: Gomphus pulchellus (Gomphidae).
English Name: Western Clubtail (Clubtails and pincertails family).
French Name: Le Gomphe joli (='the pretty Gomphid').
5 Key Characters:
Lookalikes: Other Gomphids. Nowhere else in Europe can so many species of Gomphid be seen in the same area.
Habitat: Slow flowing and still rivers.
Flight Period: May-June-July.
Photographed by Loire Valley Nature: