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Praeustus cnesterae
("frostbitten" "knives")

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Specimen #01118, 10/13/2000

Wingspan: 5 inches

Composition: Teal niobium wire, copper wire, steel utility blades

Collection site: Blue Grotto, Iceland

Comments: The rigid lines of this dragonfly remind me of some sort of quasi-military aerial transport, although the contrasting teal and copper stand out too much for that.

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