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Dragonfly discovered by Mardon (#1700)

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Sighting Info

Observed: September 13, 2013 @ 4:15 PM
Posted on: September 13, 2013 @ 6:26 PM (diff: 0 days)
Comments:
Scooped from a bog hole with a dip net duing a 'blind sweep'. I placed it in a clear plastic cup for the dorsal view. In the dorsal view it was completely submerged in water. I then took it out of the water for a side view. It didn't do well out of the water because it is a naiad and they can only breath underwater. The term "naiad" refers to the immaure form of dragonflies and mayflies. This is a dragonfly naiad.

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