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This is a small to medium-sized dragonfly with a slender abdomen, often reaching a length of 15/8" (41 mm) to 111/12" (49 mm). The male is commonly dark brownish black with an abdomen of bright red, pink, and golden brown. The thorax may be marked with a pair of yellow dots on each side. Something cool I noticed is if you look through the head, you can see what looks like a turtles skull/head.
Was found in my garden with many plants, in Fort worth, Texas.
Seen around 11:00 AM