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Damselfly man

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Damselfly man
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Urist likes damselfly men for their coloration.
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Damselfly - Damselfly man - Giant damselfly

Alignment: Savage

· Flying · Learns · Humanoid

Cannot be tamed 
Max: 35,000.5 cm3

Adult at: Birth
Max age: 60-80
Cannot be butchered
This article is about the current version of DF.
Note that some content may still need to be updated.

A person with the wings and head of a damselfly.

Damselfly men are animal people variants of the common damselfly who can be found in savage pools. They spawn in groups of 2-5 individuals and are generally content to keep to themselves, but may pick fights if provoked. In terms of size, they are a little over half the weight of the average dwarf. All damselfly men are born with Legendary skill in climbing.

Currently, damselfly men are unable to appear in game, since they spawn only in pools and ponds, and only vermin creatures can spawn inside the borders of a map.

Some dwarves like damselfly men for their coloration.


  • The damselfly man uses the exact same sprite as the dragonfly man.