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Roseate skimmer (male)

Orthemis ferruginea


Male has a rose pink abdomen with a red tip, purplish thorax and reddish brown head. Wings are clear with black veins.


Spotted at the National Butterfly Center.

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1 Comment

Brian38 4 months ago

Thanks Tukup. It was a first for me as well.

Tukup 4 months ago

Fantastic color. I've never seen one quite that color. What a shot. Thanks Brian.

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Texas, USA

Lat: 26.18, Long: -98.37

Spotted on Oct 9, 2019
Submitted on Oct 10, 2019

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