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Lestes sponsa ♀ Forêt de Soignes, July 2013.  Belgium,Emerald damselfly,Geotagged,Lestes sponsa,Summer Click/tap to enlarge Country intro

    comments (5)

  1. It reminds me of stained glass Art Deco. Posted 11 days ago
    1. Yes, indeed, to me it looks like one of this jewelry broches, it is really beautful! Posted 11 days ago
      1. Yes!! Posted 10 days ago
  2. Brilliant colouration. Great shot Posted 11 days ago
    1. Happy you like it! ;-) Posted 10 days ago

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''Lestes sponsa'', is a damselfly, with a wide Palaearctic distribution. It is known commonly as the emerald damselfly or common spreadwing. Both males and females have a metallic green colour and when resting its wings are usually half opened.

Similar species: Dragonflies And Damselflies
Species identified by Patomarazul
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By Patomarazul

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Uploaded Jan 14, 2022. Captured Jul 14, 2013 16:12 in QCF5+4P Uccle, Belgium.
  • SP-820UZ
  • f/3.7
  • 10/600s
  • ISO80
  • 5.7mm