damselfly

Zygoptera- Damselflies

Damselflies are insects that look like smaller versions of Dragonflies, also with two bulging eyes, two pairs of wings and a very long abdomen (or tail).

Damselflies can be distinguished from Dragonflies by their smaller and slimmer bodies, eyes that are located at  each end of the head (not touching one another), and by that fact […]

By |October 31st, 2014|Insects|Comments Off on Zygoptera- Damselflies

Insects- An Introduction

Insects are the most diverse group of animals on the planet, with the amount of species available today estimated to be up to 10 million! These six-legged creatures come in all sorts of amazing forms and sizes which never fail at awing people. The sheer amount and diversity also means that insects play a huge role in […]

By |October 29th, 2014|Insects|Comments Off on Insects- An Introduction