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Black-shouldered Spinyleg

Dromogomphus spinosus


This dragonfly is a fierce hunter equipped with spines on its back legs for catching prey.

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JC_Forester 9 years ago

Thanks Cindy! :-)

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Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 9 years ago


JC_Forester 9 years ago

Thank-you Gerardo! I watched this spinyleg hunt several feet in front of me. It was amazing! Hope to see this species again soon.

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 9 years ago

Nice series !

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Kentucky, USA

Spotted on Jun 23, 2013
Submitted on Jun 23, 2013

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