Monday, July 29, 2013

Black Wings

Wings - a fold of  four,  flat, black, exclamation marks.

Abdomen - a cold, narrow tube of blue flame.

Head - a metallic robot with mechanical movement.

 Legs - a six-pack of stiff, angular, threads and fine spines.

© 2013  Richard Havenga

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Photo Location:

Fallasburg Park,  (Fallasburg)  Kent County,  Michigan

Black-winged Damselfly - Calopteryx maculata

To learn more, see:   "Delicate, Dazzling, Damselfly" 

@ "Walk With Father Nature" August 11, 2012.  More photos, more Entomology.