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Spreadwing

Lestes elatus

Description:

There were two of them fighting and chasing one another and actively preying on small flying ants and bees. About 40mm long with bright blue eyes.

Habitat:

Found on the terrace floor of my 8th floor apartment where I grow some vegetables.

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29 Comments (1–25)

sunnyjosef
sunnyjosef 4 hours ago

Thank you 25256, Tukup and Vipul...

Vipul Ramanuj
Vipul Ramanuj 8 hours ago

Excellent series! Thanks for sharing Sunny.

Tukup
Tukup 20 hours ago

Fantastic series Sunny. Congratulations on the SOTW.

25256
25256 a day ago

it looks cool

sunnyjosef
sunnyjosef 2 days ago

Thank you Hema

Hema
Hema 2 days ago

Beautiful,Sunny!

sunnyjosef
sunnyjosef 4 days ago

Thank you Neil and Joseph

WOW! Congratulations Sunny! You always have the BEST shots!

Neil Ross
Neil Ross 4 days ago

Magnificent spotting, Sunny, and your beautifully detailed photos do these creatures great justice. Congratulations on your much-deserved SOTW!

sunnyjosef
sunnyjosef 4 days ago

Thank you so much Antonio..

Great series Sunny,love those big eyes,congrats on the well deserved SOTW and thanks for sharing

sunnyjosef
sunnyjosef 5 days ago

Thank you Jonathan.

Felicitaciones desde Costa Rica. Bien merecido.

sunnyjosef
sunnyjosef 5 days ago

Thank you Project Noah for selecting my damselfly picture as spotting of the week. And thank you Michael, Ornithoptera, Saturniidae, Sergio, Brian and all other friends who liked my photo. You truly are an inspiration.

Brian38
Brian38 5 days ago

Congratulations Sunny!

Congratulations my friend.

Saturniidae27
Saturniidae27 5 days ago

Congrats, once again amazing photos Sunny, keep up the great work :) 🎉

ornithoptera80
ornithoptera80 5 days ago

Congrats sunny!

MichaelS
MichaelS 5 days ago

Hi sunnyjosef,

Your spectacular Spreadwing spotting has been voted Spotting of the Week! Thank you for sharing these wonderful photos with the Project Noah community! We look forward to seeing your future discoveries :)

https://www.facebook.com/projectnoah/pho...

https://twitter.com/projectnoah/status/1...

sunnyjosef
sunnyjosef a week ago

Thank you Leuba.. yes their eyes glow like turquoise.

sunnyjosef
sunnyjosef a week ago

Thank you Mark...

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway a week ago

Eyes like Turquoise ! Lovely series Sunny. Thanks.

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway a week ago

Wonderful series Sunny.

sunnyjosef
sunnyjosef 2 weeks ago

Thank you Michael...

MichaelS
MichaelS 2 weeks ago

Hi sunnyjosef, these Spreadwing photos are incredible!

sunnyjosef
Spotted by
sunnyjosef

Kerala, India

Spotted on May 19, 2020
Submitted on May 19, 2020

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