It’s coloring is beautiful. I think it was about 1 1/2 inches long.
I think they go through 5 stages in life. They are black as nymphs then change colors a bit. This is an adult but still has another stage where it will have more black.
Looks like something from a Sci-fi movie. They really shine…like they polished up for the pictures.
He’s decided I’ve taken enough pictures and is slowly making his escape.