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Abundant along the banks of the Shark River (Jersey Shore NJ) - on the shrubs, weeds and reeds.
This individual is a male. Photos 2-3 show the dragonfly perching in the obelisk position, in which the tip of its abdomen is pointed toward the Sun in order to control body temperature.
Spotted on Aug 4, 2013 Submitted on Aug 21, 2013
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