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Swift Setwing (Dythemis velox)

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Order: Odonata (oh-do-NAY-ta) (Info)
Family: Libellulidae
Genus: Dythemis
Species: velox

Profile:

1 positive
1 neutral
No negatives

Regional...

This bug has been reportedly found in the following regions:

Roswell, New Mexico
Tulsa, Oklahoma
Burnet, Texas
Grapevine, Texas
San Antonio, Texas

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Member Notes:

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Positive GD_Rankin On Aug 31, 2006, GD_Rankin from San Antonio, TX
(Zone 9a) wrote:

This little gal was fairly skitish, but finally let me get close enough to snap a few photos. Evediently that don't happen often. I've only seen photos of males in my search.

Neutral MarvinB On Sep 3, 2006, MarvinB from Burnet, TX wrote:

These are quite common on our ranch in Burnet County, TX.


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