Anisoptera (dragonflies) and Zygoptera (damselflies)

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Everglades Sprite pair. Boca Raton, FL, May 15, 2012. 9:47 a.m. EDT. The male has flexed his abdomen in an attempt to induce the female to enter the "copulatory wheel" position.