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Agriocnemis minima (Selys, 1877) – Very young female

Family: Coenagrionidae
Scientific Name: Agriocnemis minima
Common Name: NA

Very young Agriocnemis minima has a totally different colour than the adult female of the same species. It has an orange body and red abdomen.

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Very striking orange thorax and red abdomen
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It has orange eye spots
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The thorax is totally unmark.
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No black mid-dorsal stripes unlike adult female
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Very pretty orange and red combination
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The upper lip is somewhat metallic

It is a pretty tiny damselfly and was only recently been discovered near the CCNR.

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