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Common Green Darner dragonfly (female, oviposition)

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A female Common Green Darner dragonfly ovipositing eggs on the surface of underwater plants (epiphytic ovipostion). The Common Green Darner dragonfly is the only North American darner that usually oviposits in tandem; some females, like this one, oviposit by themselves. Related Resource:


Huntley Meadows Park, a 1,425 acre wetland area in Fairfax County, Virginia USA. Related Resource:


Copyright © 2012 Walter Sanford. All rights reserved.

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Virginia, USA

Spotted on Jun 24, 2012
Submitted on Jun 27, 2012

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