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Carolina Saddlebags Dragonfly

Tramea carolina

Description:

This dragonfly can be differentiated from the very similar Red Saddlebags Dragonfly by two primary characteristics: 1.) the tail segments of the Carolina are black or dark brown and there is no clear "window" on the inside of the wings; they're red to the inside edges.



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Evanston, Illinois, USA

Lat: 41.93, Long: -87.64

Spotted on May 31, 2011
Submitted on Jun 4, 2011

Spotted for mission

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