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« on: December 07, 2013, 03:52:55 pm »

A common species that likes larger standing or slow flowing water. Skims rapidly over the surface and is therefore sometimes called the "Blue Arrow". The black pterostigma is distinctive.


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« Reply #1 on: December 10, 2013, 09:32:42 pm »

Another couple of shots of female insects, the first is fresh and the second a much olds individual.


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