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Shadow Darner - Aeshna umbrosa - male

Shadow Darner - Aeshna umbrosa - Male
Kokomo, Howard County, Indiana, USA
October 6, 2010
Size: 3"
I'm pretty sure that this is a shadow darner, but I'm curious whether it's male or female. Also wondering what the appendage dangling from the tail might be, and what the brown spot on the right eye is about. In any case, I'd love a confirmation of the i.d. Thanks!

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