Blue Dasher – Pachydiplax longipennis

The Blue Dasher is a very common skimmer dragonfly. It’s found almost everywhere in the US. I ran across this male today in the county Extension Garden on Florida Avenue. He seemed quite happy to pose so I took advantage of the opportunity to get very close.

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As usual, just click the image for a larger view.

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About birds n' bugs

Retired, living in SW Florida and spending my time at nature photography in my local area. I volunteer with a couple of local organizations to help my adopted home town. Travelling is now by airplane and car instead of a sailboat but happy anyway.
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One Response to Blue Dasher – Pachydiplax longipennis

  1. chatou11 says:

    Wow, it’s so perfect! thanks for sharing this beauty with us.
    Nice week end to you

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