26 Nov '14, 4am

The Annotated Budak: Park toa by @budak

The Annotated Budak: Park toa by @budak

Casual observations of a second-hand nature, primarily through the lenses of hunters in more temperate zones, where the probability of flight at nearby wetlands is confined for the most part to sunlit months, suggest that damselflies in harsher climes, notably those of coenagrionoid lineage, often perch with their limbs tucked in , as if they were seeking to hug the twig or trunk that bore them, and torso held close to the substrate. Such postures, which are also adopted by Palearctic libellulids , may arise from attempts to conserve heat during cold spells and dew-laden mornings. The damselflies also frequently hold their wings, not clamped together like a stiff banner, but in a semi-open, tent-like position over their abdomens. This pose is seldom seen in local pond damsels, which also tend to land with their gear unflexed and bodies at right angles to their reed of choi...

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The Annotated Budak: Lesserus Island by @budak

The Annotated Budak: Lesserus Island by @budak

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The Annotated Budak: Stormbus by @budak

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