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Familiar Bluet damselfly (male)

Enallagma civile


A Familiar Bluet damselfly spotted in the central wetland area at Huntley Meadows Park. This individual is a male. Thanks to Mr. Chris Hobson, Natural Areas Zoologist with the Virginia Natural Heritage Program, Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation, for identifying this specimen.


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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Henish 9 years ago

Great the colors..............

Geodialist 9 years ago

Thanks to everyone for the kind words! The water in the wetland area was an interesting color as a result of recent rains.

ClaudiaS 9 years ago

Great shot! The blue make a beautiful contrast with the background.

Louisa 9 years ago

Very nice and beautiful blue color!

Maria dB
Maria dB 9 years ago

excellent shot!

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Virginia, USA

Spotted on Aug 14, 2012
Submitted on Aug 16, 2012

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