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Dragonfly - Southern Hawker

Observed: 10th August 2011 By: yorkieyorkie’s reputation in Invertebratesyorkie’s reputation in Invertebratesyorkie’s reputation in Invertebratesyorkie’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

Immature male dragonfly - seen perched at the edge of a woodland ride. Southern Hawker - broad antehumeral stripes on thorax, prominent triangle on segment 2, broad stripes rather than the paired spots on abdominal segments 9 and 10.

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

RoyW's picture

Female

This is an immature female (two appendages at the end of the abdomen + rounded bases to the hindwings).

jccurd's picture

Stunning Photo!

Very well done and thanks for letting me see it.

John