Orthetrum chrysis – the bee-eater dragonfly!

Spine-tufted Skimmer is among the more aggressive and voracious dragonfly that is quite common in Singapore. Dragonflies like Orthetrum sabina and Rhodothemis rufa are equally aggressive. Unlike others, I think these spine-tufted skimmers have a preference for the taste of bees.

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