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Dragonfly Features

Journal Entry: Thu Jun 2, 2011, 3:39 PM



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ragonflies are an insect belonging to the order Odonata, the suborder Epiprocta or, in the strict sense, the infraorder Anisoptera. It is characterized by large multifaceted eyes, two pairs of strong transparent wings, and an elongated body. Dragonflies are similar to damselflies, but the adults can be
Dragonfly by HELLen277
differentiated by the fact that the wings of most dragonflies are held away from, and perpendicular to, the body when at rest. Dragonflies possess six legs (like any other insect), but most of them cannot walk well. Dragonflies are some of the fastest insects in the world.

Dragonflies are valuable predators that eat mosquitoes, and other small insects like flies, bees, ants, and very rarely butterflies. They are usually found around lakes, ponds, streams and wetlands because their larvae, known as "nymphs", are aquatic

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dragonfly. by Le-VoyageurSmiling Dragonfly by macrophotographyDragonfly by nnIKOODragonfly by nordfoldred dragonfly by sh0ggydamselfly in dew by dralikDragonfly by lookforartWing of a Dragonfly by DeingeLDragonfly by JaydehawkDragonfly's eyes by BirthstoneDragonfly Macro by GooioolDetail Golden-ringed Dragonfly by Annieta-KrDragonfly by AertenDragonfly Portrait by JapersDragonfly Calopteryx green by OthersignDragonfly by LilyasDragonfly by Stefano-ColtelliDragonfly portrait by Nataly1st





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Birthstone Featured By Owner Jul 20, 2011
Thank you so much for the feature:hug:
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fluffylink Featured By Owner Jul 21, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
you deserved it :glomp:
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Stefano-Coltelli Featured By Owner Jul 8, 2011
Thanks for including my photo!! :)
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Annieta-Kr Featured By Owner Jun 7, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
Nice journal, nice collection. It's an honour that one of my pictures has been included. Thank you very much :iconsomehugsplz:
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fluffylink Featured By Owner Jun 7, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
thanks and your photo was great, that's why I featured it :iconsuperheroglompplz:
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Annieta-Kr Featured By Owner Jun 9, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
:huggle:
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Gooiool Featured By Owner Jun 6, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
ty :)
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fluffylink Featured By Owner Jun 6, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
np
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Nataly1st Featured By Owner Jun 5, 2011   Digital Artist
Thank you very much for including my work in this is beautiful collection of dragonflies!!:love:
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fluffylink Featured By Owner Jun 5, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
Your welcome :hug:
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