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What kind of bug is this? Looks like a dragonfly but it is brown - Pantala hymenaea

What kind of bug is this? Looks like a dragonfly but it is brown - Pantala hymenaea
Mill Valley, Marin County, California, USA
August 11, 2017
Size: 2 inches
I found this bug on my geranium just sitting there. Thought it was a dead leaf at first. Curious, what is it?

colour
dragonflies come in many colours: green, green and blue, black and blue, blue, red, yellow, yellow and black, black, brown, etc.

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