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Images in Ultraviolet (UV) Light
Dragonflies & Damselflies Page 2
Ref: large red damselfly 2 in uv.jpg
Ref: banded demoiselle damselfly female in uv.jpg
Ref: banded demoiselle damselfly male in uv.jpg
Ref: black-tailed skimmer dragonfly imm male in uv.jpg
This Dragonfly has a blue power on the top surface similar to
the Broad Bodied Chaser, and shows similar (though in this
immature male not as developed) UV reflectance.
Photographed with permission from a protected private site, we
limited our handling to a minimum.
Ref: broad-bodied chaser dragonfly female in uv.jpg
No obvious UV on the top surface, unlike the
males which follow.
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