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Dragonflies

Birth Weight: not available Adult Weight: not available Adult Height: not available Adult Length: 2 1/2" + 6" wingspan

Favorite Foods: Dragonflies eat fish, frogs, mosquitos, gnats, and butterflies.

Worst Enemies: The dragonfly's worst enemies are spiders and birds such as flycatchers and martins.

Self Defense: Dragonflies can fly away from predators.

Interesting Facts: Dragonfly has 30,000 different eye lenses. A dragonfly's wing has veins that carry blood. Some dragonflies can fly at a speed of 30 miles per hour! Dragonfly's jaws are strong. Dragonflies have been around a long time-over 300 million years. Dragonflies can fly backwards and turn somersaults.