2013 Envirothon
Body is _____ with ___ visible tails.
slender/3
Where are wing pads?
on thorax
Describe mouthparts
Large chewing mouthparts with scooplike lower lip called Labium
How many tails? describe?
3 leaflike tails
Antennae are ___?
short
Compare to dragonfly
Damselfly head is wider than thorax and abdomen; dragonfly narrower

Damselfly have three elongated gills rear of abdomen; dragonflies don’t

Where are eggs inserted?
into tissues of plants growing near water
When do they shed skin?
when they climb out of water
Is there a pupal stage?
no
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