Dragonflies and Damelflies

“Deep in the sun-searched growths the dragonfly
 hangs like a blue thread loosened from the sky.” Dante Gabriel Rossetti from the poem Silent Noon

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Note: You will often find information about the image, along with links to more interesting facts, under each individual Flickr photo.


For a more complete set of images of the large variety of species of dragonflies found in New England, check out the web site www.dragonhunter.net. It is an incredible collection of photos of over 130 species of dragonflies and damselflies found in Massachusetts.