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Damselfly - Enallagma durum  - Enallagma durum - male - female

Damselfly - Enallagma durum - Enallagma durum - Male Female
Accokeek, Prince George's County, Maryland, USA
July 12, 2009

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Looks like - Enallagma durum
See http://www.visitingnature.com/bigbluet.htm

In your photo it looks like the black markings on the abdominal segments are elongated and probably sharply pointed.
It looks like when I enlarge the photo that the middorsal carina is blue.
Also in your photo the postocular spots are narrow & triangular and connected by an
occipital bar.

 
Thank you
I added a more dorsal view of another damselfly that is (I think) the same species.
Eric

 
Enallagma durum (male) - more dorsal view photo
You're correct - it is the same species in my opinion.
NICE PHOTOS!

Possible Atlantic Bluet
Enallagma doubledayi

 
Thank you
I appreciate you help
Eric

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