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Orthetrum glaucum Location is Bandung, West Java, Indonesia. Alongside a stream and paddy fields.<br />
<figure class="photo"><a href="https://www.jungledragon.com/image/39405/orthetrum_glaucum.html" title="Orthetrum glaucum"><img src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/media.jungledragon.com/images/2784/39405_thumb.JPG?AWSAccessKeyId=05GMT0V3GWVNE7GGM1R2&Expires=1569456010&Signature=hzolmBhtNVu74wTLLmdcFlX9K8s%3D" width="200" height="200" alt="Orthetrum glaucum An interesting dragon that I don&rsquo;t see very often. It appears to have a coating of blue pruinosum, that I have seen on some species of damsel fly.<br />
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Location is Bandung, West Java, Indonesia. Alongside a stream and paddy fields.<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/39404/dragon_blue_7571.html<br />
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  1. Nice shot! Posted 3 years ago
    1. Thanks.

      DAve
      Posted 3 years ago

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''Orthetrum glaucum'' is an Asian dragonfly species, common across much of tropical and subtropical Asia, and capable of thriving in disturbed habitats. It breeds in ponds, drains, ditches and other open lentic habitats. The common name for this species is blue marsh hawk.

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

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Uploaded Jun 9, 2016. Captured Oct 23, 2012 07:07 in Jl. Lavender No.8, Ciwaruga, Parongpong, Kabupaten Bandung Barat, Jawa Barat, Indonesia.
  • NIKON D7000
  • f/8.0
  • 10/3200s
  • ISO200
  • 105mm