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Roseate skimmer (male)

Orthemis ferruginea

Description:

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

Habitat:

Spotted at the National Butterfly Center.

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2 Comments

Brian38
Brian38 9 months ago

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

Tukup
Tukup 9 months ago

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

Brian38
Spotted by
Brian38

Texas, USA

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

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