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Dragonfly Facts


- There are around 450 dragonfly species in the United States.

- Dragonflies have almost 360 degree vision.

- Dragonflies are able to reach speeds of up to 35km/h.

- The largest dragonfly is found in Costa Rica and has a wingspan of 7 1/2 inches.

- Dragonflies are sometimes confused with damselflies.

- In Japan dragonflies are symbols of courage, strength and happiness.