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Nice Rhaphio...Yay! - Rhaphiomidas acton - male

Nice Rhaphio...Yay! - Rhaphiomidas acton - Male
West of Bishop, Inyo County, California, USA
July 9, 2016
This one was patrolling his sandy territory on a woodchip jet-ski :-)

(Actually, he seemed to prefer a somewhat elevated perch within the flat open sandy patch of territory he was defending...perhaps to have a slightly improved view, be more visible to possible intruders, and be able to take-off more easily in pursuit of females and to chase rivals.)

[See 1st photo of this series for ID details.]

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