And three’s a crowd. A red damselfly pair who were ‘company’ appeared none-too-pleased when more males turned up. Maple Glen Garden, Glenham, Southland. New Zealand. 31 Jan 2021.
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By The Pond
They flared their wings and body if another male came near.
Didn’t get much peace either .. two others flying nearby.
Interloper lands above.
Interloper lands below.
Meanwhile on the far side of the pond, another couple.
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And just for fun .. a blurry shot of a couple, coupled in flight.
Text and photos by Liz; Exploring Colour (2021)