Ebony Jewelwing

By taggart  
Ebony Jewelwing: a damselfly
Calopteryx maculata . 2 inches--male

Long black legs, black wings and a green iridescent body--also a percher who will be found near shallow shady waters!



Tags: Damselfly Insect Ebony jewelwing Wildlife and nature

Comments


17 Jun 2020 10:57PM
Lovely image.
17 Jun 2020 11:02PM
A beauty Jennn, excedllent pose and detail captured,
Fred.
Super image ...like the sharpness the colours and the complimentary shows ....

Vince
Alfie_P Plus
13 785 2 United Kingdom
17 Jun 2020 11:17PM
Splendid image Jenn 😊
EMJAYCEE Plus
11 10 10 England
17 Jun 2020 11:23PM
Excellent image - never seen one of these.
Joan
18 Jun 2020 1:01AM
A beautiful macro image.
Immaculate colours well done Jenn.
WesternRed.
Tooma Plus
4 2.1k 3 Scotland
18 Jun 2020 1:26AM
A fine catch, Jenn. Thank you very much for your much appreciated UA, while I'm here. Delighted to have it and your comment. Smile
Daisymaye Plus
12 23 18 Canada
18 Jun 2020 2:20AM
Beautifully captured Jenn. A shadow too. Wonderful oof b/g and so green.
bliba Plus
15 2 Austria
18 Jun 2020 5:41AM
another gem - wonderful
KingArthur 14 8 Malta
18 Jun 2020 7:36AM
Lovely capture Jenn

Joe Smile
saltireblue Plus
10 11.2k 68 Norway
18 Jun 2020 8:05AM
Black, stealth-mode wings, but the body gives him away...
sparrowhawk Plus
12 282 2 United Kingdom
18 Jun 2020 8:12AM
gorgeous never heard of this species before
Nikonuser1 Plus
8 165 16 United Kingdom
18 Jun 2020 9:07AM
Excellent Jen, a great looking damselflySmileSmile

Cliff
CaroleS Plus
10 442 3 United Kingdom
18 Jun 2020 9:52AM
A very striking colour. Well captured.
TonyDy Plus
12 52 3 United Kingdom
18 Jun 2020 11:38AM
Cracking shot, Jenn.
Tony
viscostatic 14 47 9 United Kingdom
18 Jun 2020 11:49AM
A beautiful insect and a very good photograph Jenn.

Phil.
Irishkate Plus
10 42 118 United Kingdom
18 Jun 2020 12:12PM
You know your wildlife Jenn - I've never seen a dark-winged dragonfly.
Lovely composition.
KateGrin
Mollycat Plus
7 21 2 United Kingdom
18 Jun 2020 1:04PM
A beauty and superbly captured Jenn.
Peter GrinGrinGrin
Joline Plus
14 30 59 United States
18 Jun 2020 1:08PM
This is a most attractive species. You have some great insect life in your garden.
18 Jun 2020 1:33PM
Beautiful image
18 Jun 2020 3:23PM
Wow! ...what a little beauty!
Fefe Plus
9 54 34 United Kingdom
18 Jun 2020 3:42PM
Just beautiful Jenn......
Diane
JuBarney Plus
9 33 5 United Kingdom
18 Jun 2020 5:24PM
A beautiful capture
Ju
bricurtis Plus
15 2.4k 50 England
18 Jun 2020 6:09PM
Beautiful in its isolation Jennn.
Chinga Plus
10 3 2 United Kingdom
18 Jun 2020 10:43PM
Excellent macro photography Jenn, stunning damsel...
Isabel GrinGrin
18 Jun 2020 10:48PM
Stunning macro shot Jenn..Lin

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