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Global Dragonflies & Damselflies

Global Dragonflies & Damselflies

Share your photos of dragonflies and damselflies from around the world. Add descriptive habitat and behavior notes. We are especially interested in documenting swarm behavior which peeks in North America from July to September. Sign in to join mission

Global Dragonflies & Damselflies
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Dragonflies and damselflies are agile insects of the order Odonata. With a worldwide distribution and over 5,000 described species, these speedy and colorful Odonates are fascinating to study. Help us collect more information about these interesting insects, their behavior, and the habitats in which they are found. Join the Dragonflies and Damselflies of the World mission today!

Global Dragonflies & Damselflies

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Western demoiselle; arlanda 10 4 Western demoiselle;
Halloween Pennant Polilla 4 0 Halloween Pennant
White Featherleg; Patiblanco arlanda 4 4 White Featherleg; Patiblanco
Willow Emerald Damselfly arlanda 3 0 Willow Emerald Damselfly
Blue Morpho doreen.chambers.14 1 0 Blue Morpho
Southern skimmer MarcelvanderSluis 2 0 Southern skimmer
Beautiful demoiselle MarcelvanderSluis 4 0 Beautiful demoiselle
Vagrant darter MarcelvanderSluis 1 0 Vagrant darter
Blue-tailed damselfly MarcelvanderSluis 1 0 Blue-tailed damselfly
Unknown spotting Novembre 1 0 Unknown spotting
Widow Skimmer (Female) Joseph R. Godreau 1 0 Widow Skimmer (Female)
Blue riverdamsel JordiPrats 9 0 Blue riverdamsel
Common blue damselfly; Caballito del diablo común azul arlanda 2 0 Common blue damselfly; Caballito del diablo común azul
Dragonfly Nymph Exuvia JordiPrats 1 0 Dragonfly Nymph Exuvia
Blue riverdamsel JordiPrats 1 0 Blue riverdamsel
dragonfly KarenSaxton 1 0 dragonfly
Unknown spotting armadeus.4 2 0 Unknown spotting
Unknown spotting Joseph CHIEF REDEARTH 2 1 Unknown spotting
Small Blue; Duende oscuro arlanda 6 2 Small Blue; Duende oscuro
Unknown spotting Les Catchick 2 0 Unknown spotting
Beautiful Demoiselle, caballito del diablo azul arlanda 6 2 Beautiful Demoiselle, caballito del diablo azul
Unknown spotting Joseph CHIEF REDEARTH 1 5 Unknown spotting
Unknown spotting Joseph CHIEF REDEARTH 1 0 Unknown spotting
Unknown spotting Joseph CHIEF REDEARTH 1 0 Unknown spotting
damselfly Joseph CHIEF REDEARTH 1 0 damselfly
damslefly Joseph CHIEF REDEARTH 1 0 damslefly
damselfly Joseph CHIEF REDEARTH 1 0 damselfly
Dark-winged Skimmer EduardoFrick 6 0 Dark-winged Skimmer
Damselfly LindaAlisto 15 4 Damselfly
Metallic Ringtail Damselfly BrettKelly 10 12 Metallic Ringtail Damselfly
Green Marsh Hawk JordiPrats 1 0 Green Marsh Hawk
Large Red Damselfly; Caballito del Diablo Rojo arlanda 1 0 Large Red Damselfly; Caballito del Diablo Rojo
Beautiful Demoiselle, caballito del diablo azul arlanda 1 0 Beautiful Demoiselle, caballito del diablo azul
Dragonfly Marta RubioTexeira 3 0 Dragonfly
Ebony Jewelwing Damselfly (Female) Christine Y. 2 0 Ebony Jewelwing Damselfly (Female)
Dragonfly sarah.flora.568 1 0 Dragonfly
Unknown spotting Joseph CHIEF REDEARTH 1 0 Unknown spotting
Willow Emerald Damselfly InêsVeloso 4 0 Willow Emerald Damselfly
Unknown spotting Joseph CHIEF REDEARTH 3 3 Unknown spotting
Unknown spotting Joseph CHIEF REDEARTH 2 0 Unknown spotting
Unknown spotting Joseph CHIEF REDEARTH 2 0 Unknown spotting
Unknown spotting LindseyMartin 1 0 Unknown spotting
Unknown spotting Joseph CHIEF REDEARTH 1 0 Unknown spotting
Dragonfly Nayeli 1 1 Dragonfly
Swamp darner Aaron_G 3 0 Swamp darner
Desert Darter Malcolm Wilton-Jones 2 0 Desert Darter
Dragonfly Marta RubioTexeira 2 0 Dragonfly
Damselfly Marta RubioTexeira 1 0 Damselfly
River Jewelwing (m) KarenSaxton 4 1 River Jewelwing (m)
Niligiri Torrent Dart AnoopPBhaskar 4 0 Niligiri Torrent Dart

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