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Dragonfly

Description:

Dragonfly or Damselfly, not sure which but anyway this guy hung around the same bush all day and even came back for a visit the next day.

Notes:

Used a remote flash to hi-light the subject

1 Species ID Suggestions

Enrique G
Enrique G 8 years ago
Perithemis sp female


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2 Comments

TampaDave
TampaDave 9 years ago

That is definitely a dragonfly. I don't know the Mexican species. The pennant dragonflies -Genus Celithemis tend to have that type of wing pattern.

NicolettaMaraschin
NicolettaMaraschin 9 years ago

Wow these are beautiful images!

JohnMatzick
Spotted by
JohnMatzick

Mexico

Spotted on May 12, 2009
Submitted on May 12, 2011

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