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Roseate Skimmer

Orthemis ferruginea

Description:

A large purplish-pink dragonfly. Male has lavender thorax and bright pinkish abdomen. Eyes are dark chestnut.

Habitat:

Sunny greenbelt with drainage channel.

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joanbstanley
Spotted by
joanbstanley

Denton, Texas, USA

Spotted on Jul 27, 2012
Submitted on Jul 27, 2012

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