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Image of an adult male Blue Skimmer, around 45mm in length taken on the sands of Sportsman Creek wildlife refuge. These beneficial insects are a common summer resident. The larvae stage of the dragonfly is a predator preying on mosquito larva.

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Identification courtesy of Kellie Harris;   Australian Museum.

Reference; www.brisbaneinsects.com.au

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