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California Spreadwing

Archilestes californica

Description:

Spreadwing is a member of the spread-wing damselfly family. These slender damselflies, 1 1/4-2" (32-50 mm) long, have clear wings that narrow to stalks at the base. They are named for the way that their wing diverge or spread when at rest.

Habitat:

Ponds, and swamps and yards and gardens

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daniel.dparsons
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daniel.dparsons

Fort Collins, Colorado, USA

Spotted on Aug 24, 2012
Submitted on Aug 24, 2012

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