Welcome to my Cornish Damselfly pagesScarce Blue-tailed Damselfly - Ischnura pumilio female aurantiaca

Here you will find image galleries, notes and articles on the 11 species of Zygoptera (damselflies) currently known to have occured in Cornwall.

If you would like to contact me about the damselflies that you have found in Cornwall please get in touch via the Contact Steve option on the main menu.

There is an article in the Dragonflies of Cornwall section entitled An introduction to Cornish Dragonflies & Damselflies which includes an overview on the subject.

Cornish Damselfly ImagesBanded Demoiselle - Calopteryx splendens

Welcome to my gallery of damselflies occuring in Cornwall

Each photo will have captions giving information on where & when each species was photographed as well as identification tips. 

Remember to check back with us from time to time as new photographs will be added to this gallery as they become available.