Pantala flavescens in Flight (image) Rutgers University-Newark Share Print E-Mail Caption The body and wings of the dragonfly Pantala flavescens have evolved in a way that lets the insect glide extraordinary distances on weather currents. Credit Photo: Greg Lasley Usage Restrictions Only usable by media outlets doing journalistic reports on this research. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.