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Insect and Spider Identification: SOLVED: Another Dragon fly ID needed

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New Caney, TX
(Zone 8b)

July 30, 2006
8:06 PM

Post #2567507

Another one from Southeast Texas

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Stephenville, TX
(Zone 8a)

July 30, 2006
9:11 PM

Post #2567673

That is an adult male Eastern Pondhawk-- Erythemis simplicicaulis.

I think my spelling may be off on the scientific name, because it looks funny to me, but that is what the dragonfly is, spelled to the best of my ability.

Very nice pic, BTW.

New Caney, TX
(Zone 8b)

July 30, 2006
9:36 PM

Post #2567757

Thanks again,
Churchill, Victoria
(Zone 10a)

July 30, 2006
9:38 PM

Post #2567762

Lovely pictures of the male and female Eastern Pondhawk (Erythemis simplicicollis).

How about adding the images to the BugsFiles at

New Caney, TX
(Zone 8b)

July 30, 2006
9:45 PM

Post #2567795

I will..
I needed an ID on them..

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