Dragonhunter Naiad

Subject: Bug ID in MA after swimming
Location: MA
May 28, 2016 2:13 pm
Could you help us identify this bug.
It was on swimming suit after being in an MA lake
Signature: Steve

Dragonhunter Naiad
Dragonhunter Naiad

Dear Steve,
This is a Naiad, the aquatic nymph of a flying insect, more specifically, it is a Dragonfly known as the Dragon Hunter,
Hagenius brevistylus.

Many Thanks Daniel
That’s fantastic. I had no idea the dragonflies came from nymphs like this
Much appreciated

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