Definition of damselfly
: any of numerous odonate insects (suborder Zygoptera) distinguished from dragonflies by laterally projecting eyes and usually stalked wings folded above the body when at rest
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Through macro and micro photography, come explore the captivating world of local dragonfly and damselfly fauna including their anatomy, life history, behaviors and diversity.
For more than a hundred million years, these three male damselflies have been waiting for their damsels.
Rare Amber Find Tells Us Damselflies trapped in amber have given scientists a view of courtship rituals performed 100 million years ago.
Pickerel frogs patrolled the damp fringes, and dragonflies and damselflies darted among the lily pads.
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