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Eastern Pondhawk dragonfly (female)

Erythemis simplicicollis


Another one of the eight female Eastern Pondhawk dragonflies that I spotted in a meadow far from the wetland area. Notice that the Eastern Pondhawk perches on four of six legs, with the two front legs curled around its head.


Huntley Meadows Park, a 1,425 acre wetland area in Fairfax County, Virginia USA. Related Resource:


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VivBraznell 9 years ago

That green is stunning .. beautiful spotting!

Beautifull! It's so nice to see dragonflies again :)

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Virginia, USA

Spotted on May 23, 2012
Submitted on May 25, 2012

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