Coal Queen or Empress of Coalville

This female Emperor kept me entertained for about 30mins this morning as she oviposited at Nature Alive. She was being constantly mobbed by Common Blue Damselflies, is this something they consciously, as birds do to a raptor, corvid or other potential predator?

Emperor

Emperor

Emperor

Emperor

Emperor

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