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Unidentified Dragonfly

Observed: 6th June 2008 By: RPWinstonRPWinston’s reputation in InvertebratesRPWinston’s reputation in InvertebratesRPWinston’s reputation in InvertebratesRPWinston’s reputation in Invertebrates
Dragonfly 1
Description:

Quite large dragonfly.

Identifications
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    Likely ID
    Pondhawk species. (Erythemis species)
    Confidence: It's likely to be this, but I can't be certain.
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

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Erythemis

There are a few species of this genus that are found in Costa Rica.

Great Pondhawk, E. vesiculosa, and Eastern Pondhawk, E. simplicicollis, are two that have similar looking females.