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Cyrano Darner??? - Nasiaeschna pentacantha - male

Cyrano Darner??? - Nasiaeschna pentacantha - Male
Carolina, Washington County, Rhode Island, USA
June 25, 2007

Moved
Moved from Cyrano Darner.

Yes
Nasiaeschna pentacantha, male. I photographed these yesterday in 90 degree heat. They often patrol in a figure-8, breaking off every now and then to chase off other dragons.

 
Thank you
Thanks Cliff for confirming this ID. Your time and effort are much appreciated!

Regards,

Michelle

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