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Blue-tailed Damselfly

Photograph by: 
Peter Orchard

A small and delicate insect often overlooked as perhaps the female of some other species as it is not as distinctive as some damselflies.


Common Name Blue-tailed Damselfly
Scientific Name Ischnura elegans
Species Group Damselflies
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