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The Marsh skimmer, also known as tricolored marsh hawk, and slender blue skimmer, is a species of dragonfly in the family Libellulidae. It is widespread in many Asian countries. It breeds in marshes, boggy areas and wet abandoned rice fields. Commonly found perched around marshes, ponds, paddy fields, and stagnant part of rivers and streams.

Similar species: Dragonflies And Damselflies
Species identified by RMFelix
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Uploaded Jul 10, 2017. Captured Jul 5, 2017 07:43.
  • Canon EOS 7D
  • f/9.0
  • 1/166s
  • ISO250
  • 400mm