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Eastern Pondhawk

Erythemis simplicicollis


Mature males have a blue abdomen, a green face, and a green and blue thorax.


Spotted in a small field next to a deciduous forest at Pawling Nature Reserve

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Christine Y.
Christine Y. 4 years ago

Great, thanks so much Thomas and ForestDragon!

ForestDragon 4 years ago

I would agree that this looks like a male Eastern Pondhawk.

ThomasCaelifera 4 years ago

It looks much more like an eastern pondhawk to me

Christine Y.
Christine Y. 4 years ago

Blue Dasher, I think? Can anyone confirm?

Christine Y.
Spotted by
Christine Y.

New York, USA

Spotted on Jul 3, 2016
Submitted on Jul 3, 2016

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