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Explore Body Dragonflies, Dragonflies Damselflies and more!

The beautiful dragonfly - fastest insect in the world clocking in at flight speeds of 60 mph. The exact purpose of a dragonfly's iridescent coloring is not determined but may relate to attracting a mate as well as be the by-product of light scatter from the way their bodies are formed to be so aerodynamic.

from Etsy

Suncatcher Dragonfly Small - Birthstones & 28 More Swarovski Colors - GOLD Toned Dazzlefly

Suncatcher Dragonfly- Birthstones & 28 More Swarovski Colors - Gold Toned Small Dazzlefly, via Etsy.


Art Nouveau Diamond, Enamel, Gold & Silver Dragonfly Brooch

Art Nouveau Diamond, Enamel, Gold & Silver Dragonfly Brooch. The theme of my book!

from Mail Online

By Daily Mail Reporter

Peek-a-bug: This little Damselfly was caught hiding behind a blade of grass in Fordwich Lakes, near Kent

Not posetive but I'm pretty sure this isn't a dragonfly bit actually a damselfly. Damselflies are thinner and told to hold their parallel against the body. They are basically dragonflies but more dainty.

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Magenta dragonfly - Crimson Marsh Glider (Trithemis aurora) [Explored] by Tarique Sani, via Flickr