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English: Male specimen of the Robust Spreadwing / Scarce Emerald Damselfly (Lestes dryas) on rush stalk. Note the infestation with mites (red "balls", according to literature probably larvae of Arrenurus papillator).
Deutsch: Männchen der Glänzenden Binsenjungfer (Lestes dryas) an Binsenhalm. Beachte den Befall mit ektoparasitären Milben (rote "Kugeln"; lt. Lit. vermutlich Larven von Arrenurus papillator).
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Picture taken with: CanonEOS550D+TamronMacro180.jpg + tripod. Location: North-eastern Lower Saxony, Germany.
Author Christian Fischer
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