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Coppertone velvetwing, Neurothemis fluctuans

PostPosted: Thu Oct 22, 2009 12:06 am
by kctsang
The female below is taking sperm from the male's sperm sack, while being held
on by the neck, by the male. Apparently the claspers of the male are design to be able
to hold on to females of same kind. So nature makes sure that no mistakes
can be at this very important moment ...

Re: Coppertone velvetwing, Neurothemis fluctuans

PostPosted: Thu Oct 22, 2009 10:40 pm
by green baron
KC,
Nice capture. Looks like the butterflies and dragonflies are keeping you busy ! :lol: