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Green Darner

Anax junius

Description:

The Green Darner is one of the largest dragonflies existent: males grow to 76 mm (3.0 in) in length with a wingspan of up to 80 mm (3.1 in) This is a female it has brown eyes a green thorax and brown to black abdomen...the male has a blue abdomen

Habitat:

ponds, swamps and wet meadows


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3 Comments

ceherzog
ceherzog 7 years ago

Oh yeah...so it is...too bad!

JosephSmith
JosephSmith 7 years ago

I think that might be glare...they're moving around.

ceherzog
ceherzog 7 years ago

Nice! I think the 2 white dots by the eyes are very curious & interesting.

New York, USA

Lat: 43.80, Long: -75.90

Spotted on Sep 16, 2011
Submitted on Sep 16, 2011

Reference

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