Caption: Damselfies mating on grass. The male damselfly (top) grips the female with grasping cerci located at the base of his abdomen. She curls her body up to receive his sperm. Still connected, the pair fly off to lay eggs near the water surface.

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Damselflies mating

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Duration: 00:00:25.03

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