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    After the greek word, parthenope, literally means 'that has the face of a little girl' | Also knowned as ''Maiden-voiced'', Parthenope, was the d… Read More
    After the greek word, parthenope, literally means 'that has the face of a little girl' | Also knowned as ''Maiden-voiced'', Parthenope, was the daughter of the God Achelous and the Muse Terpsichore was one of the Sirens in the greek mythology | In biology, the Anax parthenope dragonfly, or the Lesser Emperor, is a member of the Family Aeshnidae, where the largest dragonflies of North America and Europe are found, and among them the largest dragonflies on the planet | This family also represents the fastest flying dragonflies of the Order Odonata. Read Less
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After the greek word, parthenope, literally means 'that has the face of a little girl'
Also knowned as 'Maiden-voiced', Parthenope, one of the Sirens in the greek mythology
 was the daughter of the God Achelous and the Muse Terpsichore. 
 
In biology, the Anax parthenope dragonfly, or the Lesser Emperor, is a member of the Family Aeshnidae, where the largest dragonflies of North America and Europe can be found 
and among them the largest dragonflies on the planet.
This family also represents the fastest flying dragonflies of the Order Odonata.
Female
Female
a year ago, October 2015, mating wheel
Anax parthenope
There's where we fly
 
Autumn, in Portugal 2015 ©RMF