Posts about dragonflies and damselflies
IUCN Redlist: over 6000 dragonfly species assessed17 December 2021
Nearly every dragonfly species around the world has now been assessed against the IUCN Redlist criteria revealing that 16% of species are at risk of extinction.
Do dragonflies bite or sting?2 November 2011
Can a dragonfly bite you? Will it sting if you get too close? Let’s find out!
Odonates in human culture28 January 2001
In almost every culture dragonflies and damselflies feature in myth, folklore, art and literature. They have inspired, revolted and been made use of by Man, from prehistoric times to the present day.