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Duckweed firetail - Telebasis byersi - male - female

Duckweed firetail - Telebasis byersi - Male Female
Lady Lake, Lake County, Florida, USA
June 24, 2006
What a balancing act, in this image he is only holding onto her. Mate guarding? There were other males in the area, as they would fly around to avoid me, a stray male would come in and bump them, but this one kept a tight grip. She would then relax enough to deposit some eggs.