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Metallic damselfly - Lestes stultus - male

Metallic damselfly - Lestes stultus - Male
Marin County, California, USA
June 1, 2010
Size: 40-50 mm body length
These little guys were abundant near a small, reedy pond. Are they Northern Spreadwings?

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Thanks!
Moved from Damselflies.

From color pattern and append
From color pattern and appendages, this looks like a young male Lestes stultus to me. That is a logical species for early summer in Marin County.

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