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Blue emperor

Anax imperator

Notes:

I suspect his wings were still expanding. The last shot in the series is a larvae "shell" found close to him.

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14 Comments

Smith'sZoo
Smith'sZoo 8 years ago

Wow! Great find Mari!

Maria dB
Maria dB 8 years ago

Nice series!

MartinL
MartinL 8 years ago

Nicely spotted Mari. Its not very blue yet.

Fyn  Kynd
Fyn Kynd 8 years ago

Awesome Darner!

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann 8 years ago

Wow!

Telse
Telse 8 years ago

How beautiful is that! Very nice.

LeanneGardner
LeanneGardner 8 years ago

Newly emerged! Fantastic!

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 8 years ago

Very nice series!

AnoopPBhaskar
AnoopPBhaskar 8 years ago

Beautifully captured!!

Hema
Hema 8 years ago

newly emerged!!

Johan Heyns
Johan Heyns 8 years ago

Nice spot! A molting dragonfly!

Mari du Preez
Mari du Preez 8 years ago

thanks guys

Nimbid Ditavi
Nimbid Ditavi 8 years ago

This is magnificent! Really excellent photo Mari!

2332j.g.williams
2332j.g.williams 8 years ago

Wow great picture

Mari du Preez
Spotted by
Mari du Preez

Botshabelo, Free State, South Africa

Spotted on Jan 16, 2013
Submitted on Jan 24, 2013

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