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How To: Studying Tropical Dragonflies and Damselflies
by Viola Clausnitzer, KD Dijkstra and Vincent Kalkman

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Look at the latest photos received.

Special mention to the latest 5 photos posted:

Binish Roobas
  Arabicnemis caerulea (United Arab Emirates)
Binish Roobas
  Rhodischnura nursei (United Arab Emirates)
John Sim
  Agrionoptera insignis allogenes (Singapore)
John Sim
  Orthetrum chrysis (Singapore)
John Sim
  Orthetrum testaceum testaceum (Singapore)

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