Country Quiz: Great Britain and Northern Ireland: scientific names
Welcome to the DragonflyPix Country Quiz, which includes photographs of all 55 species which occur, or used to occur, in Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
The quiz consists of 10 questions, randomly selected from a total of 1008. Your task is to identify the dragonflies or damselflies in the photographs.
Click the "Start Quiz" button in the bottom right corner, then select the correct species from the dropdown list, and click the "Answer" button. If your answer is correct, you get 2 points; if it was incorrect, you can try one more time, for 1 point. The maximum you can score on this quiz is therefore 20 points.
To help you determine the species correctly, the country and month in which each photograph was made are displayed in the bottom left corner.
Note: On this page, the dropdown list contains the scientific species names. Click here to see the English common names.