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Unidentified Insect (Marlow)

Observed: 17th May 2013 By: divemedics
Unidentified Insect (Marlow)
Description:

Looked like a Dragonfly but with a Caterpillar's body.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

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This is a female as the anal appendages are set wide apart. The colours will dull with age. The male's abdomen however will turn a fine powder blue. An impressive insect indeed.