damselfly

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damselfly

any insect of the suborder Zygoptera, similar to but smaller than dragonflies.
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LIVING WITH NATURE: Caroline Tweddle at Archdeacon Newton Farm and, below right, a damsel fly among the flourishing flora at Acorn Dairy on the edge of Darlington
While tipping the small bags of tiny pink creatures into the pond, I was lucky enough to watch a red damsel fly darting about over the surface of the water.
Most of the fish ( which were all safely released ( fell to a Damsel fly.
BUZZING: Wasp on flower' BIG PEST: Common house fly' Pictures: BRIAN VALENTINE/BARCROFTMEDIA' FANG-TASTIC: Orweb spider' SO FLY: Insect on camera' HAIR I AM: Close-up of dragonfly' ALL EYES: Damsel fly perches on garden leaf