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Migrant Hawker

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Common Name Migrant Hawker
Scientific Name Aeshna mixta
Interest Level
1/5
Related Species Dragonflies
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Summary
An occasional species of dragonfly in Dorset; blue/brown in colour.

 

Contributors to the Nature of Dorset have seen this species at these locations:

Please note that the markers show APPROXIMATE locations of the observation, not exact locations! You can find often find out more information about location by looking at the original tweet. Click on any marker to see the name of the location and then click on the location name to see more details about the site where available.

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This chart shows the number of records per month for this species where there are records (see note below):

The intention of this chart is to show which months during the year this species is most likely to be seen. The total per month is across all years; to see the total for a particular year select that year in the filter at the top.

This chart shows the number of records per day for this species for up to the last 30 days for which there are records for this species (see note above). Hover over any column to see the date and the number of records:

These contributors have submitted records for this species:

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Teneral male Migrant Hawker, one of many at Lodmoor today. 16-07-17 https://t.co/q4ztu7esUC
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16/07/2017 - 16:15
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Several Migrant Hawkers seen at Townsend NR this morning #dorsetwt https://t.co/IZHHf1NYNK
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03/08/2017 - 16:05
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ISO 1600 Migrant Hawker in a dark Lodmoor pool. 22-08-17 https://t.co/RjkvZkDqZv
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23/08/2017 - 06:49
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migrant hawker at Lodmoor this morning. GWE was not so easy to photograph. https://t.co/RccZNL4LOI
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27/08/2017 - 14:08
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01/09/2017 - 21:55
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Plenty of Migrant Hawkers recorded on the Brownsea dragonfly transect yesterday #dorsetwt #dwtbrown https://t.co/cGoy8U6czj

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07/09/2017 - 10:03
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16/09/2017 - 12:01
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18/09/2017 - 20:05
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Migrant Hawker at Longham Lakes https://t.co/AcHC0Trkn8

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19/09/2017 - 06:04
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Migrant Hawker #LytchettFields Close-up https://t.co/1tAVFHal1g

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26/09/2017 - 17:15
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Migrant Hawk at Longham Lakes Yesterday 08/10 https://t.co/eHL3N3pUTB

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09/10/2017 - 22:56
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The original tweets from which these records have been derived:

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Record Datesort ascending Recorded at Recorded by Tweet
09/10/2017 - 22:56 Martin Wood

Migrant Hawk at Longham Lakes Yesterday 08/10 https://t.co/eHL3N3pUTB

08/10/2017 - 12:31 Retweet

RT @ballywhooo: A very warm sunny morning and a pleasant walk around #LonghamLakes watching the usual suspects at play. Lots of Migrant Haw…

26/09/2017 - 17:15 Ian Ballam

Migrant Hawker #LytchettFields Close-up https://t.co/1tAVFHal1g

24/09/2017 - 18:36 Hengistbury Head Dragonflies

Two migrant hawkers spotted at Hengistbury today. That's the 16th species of the year recorded!

22/09/2017 - 21:23 Olly Frampton

Good to see a few male Migrant Hawkers along the SW coast path near the firing range between Tidmoor/Lynch Cove (Do… https://t.co/1ZWyNLD7Fz

19/09/2017 - 06:04 Colin Lamond

Migrant Hawker at Longham Lakes https://t.co/AcHC0Trkn8

18/09/2017 - 20:05 Ian Ballam

Migrant Hawker #LytchettFields https://t.co/OsZPqnM0KS

16/09/2017 - 12:01 Ian Ballam

Migrant Hawker #LytchettFields https://t.co/q1aRKkTPeV

07/09/2017 - 10:03 Hamish Murray

Plenty of Migrant Hawkers recorded on the Brownsea dragonfly transect yesterday #dorsetwt #dwtbrown https://t.co/cGoy8U6czj

01/09/2017 - 21:55 Pam Parsons

Migrant Hawker Radipole Dorset @RSPBWeymouth @BDSdragonflies @NatureUK https://t.co/6GI7L8s0Ib

27/08/2017 - 16:27 Tom Carley Lots of dragonflies along the Stour Valley LNR today - Brown Hawkers, Migrant hawkers, 1x Golden-ringed and Common… https://t.co/2Jh5irJOsX
27/08/2017 - 14:08 Bob Ford migrant hawker at Lodmoor this morning. GWE was not so easy to photograph. https://t.co/RccZNL4LOI
23/08/2017 - 06:49 Frank Gardener ISO 1600 Migrant Hawker in a dark Lodmoor pool. 22-08-17 https://t.co/RjkvZkDqZv
19/08/2017 - 16:45 Dorset Wildlife Trust Dragonflies of Lorton Meadows 2day, M & F Common Darter + M & F Migrant Hawker @UKDragonflies #DWTwey… https://t.co/7VZ6vBZ19A
06/08/2017 - 16:20 John Lloyd White-legged damselfly with fly prey at Stour Valley Nature Reserve this morning. Lots of brown and migrant hawkers… https://t.co/v1wlSzCYlx
03/08/2017 - 16:05 Hamish Murray Several Migrant Hawkers seen at Townsend NR this morning #dorsetwt https://t.co/IZHHf1NYNK
16/07/2017 - 16:15 Frank Gardener Teneral male Migrant Hawker, one of many at Lodmoor today. 16-07-17 https://t.co/q4ztu7esUC