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Common Flashwing- Vestalis amethystina ♂ | by PF T.J.
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Common Flashwing- Vestalis amethystina ♂

A colourful and relatively large male damselfly. I am not really sure what this one is doing- stretching its tail?

 

Usually when a female damselfly is seen in this position, it is slitting tiny holes in leaves or stems to lay eggs.

 

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Taken on November 9, 2014