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Dasher

Micrathyria sp.

Description:

Photo take in a mangrove area near the coast. common in the area.



2 species ID suggestions

Globe Skimmer/Wandering Glider
Pantala flavescens Pantala flavescens

4 Comments

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 5 years ago

Thanks Livan I just check and i believe is a Dasher to.

LivanEscudero
LivanEscudero 5 years ago

Not Pantala flavescens. This is I believe one of the Dashers (Micrathyria sp.) from the little of the side I see, I think it is either the Three-striped (Micrathyria didyma) see here
http://www.pbase.com/tmurray74/image/133...
or the Thornbush (Micrathyria hagenii)
http://bugguide.net/node/view/27010/bgim...

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 5 years ago

Thanks dxmgs1

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 5 years ago

Thanks jgorneau

Mexico

Lat: 20.85, Long: -86.88

Spotted on Feb 14, 2012
Submitted on Feb 14, 2012

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