HELP INDEX NEXT UP PREVIOUS FEEDBACK ATG Dragonfly 2 (Order Odonata Suborder Anisoptera)

The immature stage of the dragonfly is called a nymph. The wingless nymph lives in the water, using gills in the rectum to breathe and to aid in locomotion. The nymph, in fact, moves by a form of jet propulsion, expelling water through the anus. This photograph depicts one of the metamorphic stages of the dragonfly. MORE! [BM] {PF}
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