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How To Catch A Red Dragonfly In ACNH

In this Animal Crossing New Horizons (ACNH) Red Dragonfly guide, you will know how to catch it, where to find it (location), selling price and more.

There are a lot of new additions in September in Animal Crossing New Horizons including new fish, new seasonal items (acorns, pine cones) and more. The Red Dragonfly in ACNH is a new creature that is coming to your North Hemisphere islands in September and will stay till October. South Hemisphere folks will see it from March to April. If you want to know how to catch Red Dragonfly in ACNH as well its spawn timing, location, conditions, selling price and more, get it all right here.

Red Dragonfly Animal Crossing New Horizons – How to Catch


From the months of availability mentioned above, you can catch the Red Dragonfly in ACNH from 8 am to 7 pm. It is not a rare insect by any means but it will be flying around most of the time. This makes it slightly tough to catch but if you follow the tips given below, you can capture it easily.

What you need to do is bring out your net before approaching it. That’s because you have to be ready to swing your net before it tries to flee. With your net equipped, you have to walk up to the bug and press A to catch it with your net.



Once you have caught it, you can either donate it to Blathers’ Museum or your can sell it for 180 Bells. If you choose to give it to Blathers, he will respond in disgust (as always) but he will still call it an elegant aeronaut. He appreciates its manipulation of wings while also being traumatized by the veins on the wings. Oh, Blathers!

That’s basically how to catch Red Dragonfly in ACNH. For similar tips, tricks and hints, be sure to read our massive Animal Crossing New Horizons Wiki guide. We have everything from fish and bug catching guides, item farming tips and lots more. Don’t miss out!