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Dragonfly - Plathemis lydia - male

Dragonfly - Plathemis lydia - Male
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
July 9, 2007
Size: 3 1/2" X 4" wings
common Whitetail - Plathemis lydia
Olympus camera in macro mode with light flash. Taken at 5 PM on north facing deck on humid day. Dragonfly was quite photogenic and calm. Remained on deck about 1 hour and then flew off.