Tag Archives: bluets

Looking for Lunch

Saturday I saw this bluet, Enallagma species, looking for tiny morsals of living insects to eat.  It would hoover in place, then approach a stem and bite at what it saw. This is a spectacularly beautiful damselfly.

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Fleas have fleas

This is a photo I took the other day of a damselfly.  I think it is a female bluet–Engallama sp.  I have not identified the prey item–I think it is a planthopper of some type. This damsel has a number … Continue reading

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