Tutubi (Dragonfly)

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Fun Facts about Dragongflies
  • Dragonflies have a top flight speed of up to 100 km/h
  • Each dragonfly eye contains up to 30,000 lenses
  • The eyes’ position on the dragonfly gives the insect a 360 degree field of vision
  • Although 80% of the brain is devoted to sight dragonflies are not able to register detail well

Source: http://www.daveingram.ca/bcdragonflies/

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3 responses to this post.

  1. Posted by marsheemarsh on September 9, 2009 at 11:05 am

    galing!

    Reply

  2. Amazing photos … such detail … so close …for me they fly away!!!

    Thanks too for the info!

    Reply

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