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Elfin Skimmer (Bluebell Dragonfly)

Photo of female Elfin Skimmer or Bluebell Dragonfly on flower
The elfin skimmer, or bluebell, Nannothemis bella, is a tiny dragonfly that grows to only about ¾ inch long. Males are pale blue, with white on the face, and have a club-shaped abdomen. Females resemble wasps, with black and yellow bands. More