Female Ruddy Darter

Thursday, July 29th 2010

Up on the wetland today there were lots of damselflies and dragonflies darting around.

Female Ruddy Darter

This picture from Elizabeth shows a female Ruddy Darter, which had just emerged from its larval state.


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