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Calopteryx splendens (Odonata) - Imaginalmetamorphose (Freilandaufnahmen)

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Calopteryx splendens (Odonata) - Imaginalmetamorphose (Freilandaufnahmen)
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Calopteryx splendens (Odonata) - Metamorphosis of the Imago (Open Air Shots)
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E 1908
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Silent film
IWF (Göttingen)
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Film, 16 mm, 98 m ; F, 9 min

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Gebänderte Prachtlibelle. Aufsteigen der Nymphe aus dem Wasser. Schlüpfen der Libelle aus der Nymphenhaut, Ruhepause, Strecken der Flügel, Strecken des Abdomens. Nach anschließenden Putzbewegungen startet die Imago zu ihrem ersten Flug.
Imaginal metamorphosis in Calopteryx splendens (Odonata, Zygoptera) is shown, this being divided into 6 characteristic phases: 1. Emergence from the water, 2. Ecdysis, 3. Resting phases, 4. Wing expansion, 5. Abdomen extension and 6. Abdomen expansion. After cleaning the body, the adult animal starts on its first flight.
Keywords Libelle / Prachtlibelle Gebänderte Prachtlibelle Prachtlibelle Calopteryx splendens Häutung / Odonata moulting / Odonata Calopteryx splendens banded agrion banded demoiselle damselfly Encyclopaedia Cinematographica
IWF Classification Biologie Odonata - Libellen Insecta - Insekten Arthropoda - Gliederfüsser Ethologie, Morphologie Zoologie zoology ethology, morphology arthropoda - arthropods insecta - insects odonata - dragonflies, damselflies biology

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