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Spotting

Description:

Light brown dragon fly with a wing span of ~4 inches

Habitat:

Found Salisbury University campus on a chain fence near the grass

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2 Comments

gatorfellows
gatorfellows 6 years ago

Confirm this suggestion; I saw light legs in your photo and the color change in the costa at the node appeared light and dark. The other possibility is Libellula auripennis - Golden-winged Skimmer; http://bugguide.net/node/view/3825

Krispen Laird
Krispen Laird 6 years ago

Great spot!

MALscarabs2012
Spotted by
MALscarabs2012

Maryland, USA

Spotted on Aug 2, 2012
Submitted on Aug 3, 2012

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