Isn't he beautiful?
If it helps ID him he was in the Pineywoods of Southeast Texas
CLOSED: Need ID as to kind of Dragonfly, Please
SHE...is the female Eastern Pondhawk. Here's a go at the spelling again--Erythemis simplicicaulis.
Were your two dragonflies in the same vicinity near a water feature?
Yes both of them were near a pond
Thank you for the ID..