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Damselfly


Damselfly
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Copyright: Pedro Montes (periko) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 56 W: 2 N: 124] (1271)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2018-06-19
Categories: Insects
Camera: Nikon D7000
Exposure: f/5.6, 1/125 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2018-10-25 22:26
Viewed: 112
Points: 10
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Damselflies are insects of the suborder Zygoptera, in the order Odonata. They are similar to dragonflies, the other odonatan suborder, Amisoptera, but are smaller, have slimmer bodies and most species fold the wings along the body when at rest, as can be seen in the picture. The compound eyes are large but are more widely separated and relatively smaller tan those of a dragonfly.
Odonates are found in all the continents, except Antarctica.
In the photo a bluetail damselfly (Ischnura heterosticata).

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Nice sharp details. Very good focus.
Marius.

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  • Cobo Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 217 W: 1 N: 522] (5584)
  • [2018-10-26 8:43]

Hola Pedro
Una foto preciosa de esta Ischnura!
Me encanta el color que tiene, ese azul de su torax es estupendo.
Muy buena foto desde esta perspectiva.
Gracias por compartirla con nosotros y enhorabuena.
Un saludo.

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6175 W: 89 N: 15293] (64022)
  • [2018-10-26 9:18]

Hi Pedro,fantastic perspective from above,one of the most beautiful damselfy pics never seen there despite the blurred end of tail,the eyes watching you are amazing,not easy in this dark light,well done! Have a nice evening and thanks,Luciano

nice picture Pedro
gr lou

Ciao Pedro, great macro of nice damselfly, wonderful natural colors, good details and splendid clarity, very well done, ciao Silvio

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