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Species Aeshna juncea - Sedge Darner

Standing among grasses along river at around 8 pm Stay on my hand for a long time trying to flutter before flying away - Aeshna juncea Aeshna juncea - male Unfamilar Aeshna - Aeshna juncea - male Dragonfly on tundra, Québec - Aeshna juncea - male Sedge Darner (andromorph) - Aeshna juncea - female Sedge Darner - Aeshna juncea - male Sedge Darner - Aeshna juncea - male Sedge Darner - Aeshna juncea - male
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Odonata (Dragonflies and Damselflies)
Suborder Anisoptera (Dragonflies)
Family Aeshnidae (Darners)
Genus Aeshna (Mosaic Darners)
Species juncea (Sedge Darner)