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Fragile Forktail

Ischnura posita


Bright green and black.


sitting on cypress knee

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Fragile Forktail
Ischnura posita

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courtneyhitson 8 years ago

Thank you Michael! I didn't see where you had mad a suggestion. I love finding different dragonflies and damselflies.

MichaelFulbright 8 years ago

Great shot of a Fragile Forktail. This is one of my favorite damselflies to identify because it is very easy. It is the only one in the southeast with an exclamation point on its thorax! We have them in Tennessee...but I usually don't see them this bright green.

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Georgia, USA

Lat: 31.96, Long: -83.90

Spotted on Jun 9, 2011
Submitted on Jun 19, 2011

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