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Costa Rica 2016

Damselflies and Dragonflies

All photographs ©2016; please do not download without permission.  Abbreviations:  RN = Rancho Naturalista; SV = Selva Verde Lodge.  I am indebted to Dennis Paulson for help in IDing these little guys!


Racket-tipped Rubyspot (Hetaerina occisa) SV


Female Sky-blue Dancer (Argia medullaris)  RN

Immature male Green-eyed Dancer (Argia frequentula)  SV

Silver-sided Skimmer (Libellula herculea) SV

Carmine Skimmer (Orthemis discolor)  SV

Brown Setwing (Dythemis sterilis)  SV


Blue-eyed Setwing (Dythemis nigra)  SV


Red-faced Dragonlet (Erythrodiplax fusca)  SV

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