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Clubtail dragonfly - Gomphurus externus

Clubtail dragonfly - Gomphurus externus
Fort Hood, Fort Hood County, Texas, USA
April 12, 2008
Size: 2 in
This dragonfly looks like a Plains clubtail but it was near a muddy spot - not near running water.

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Clubtail dragonfly - Gomphurus externus Clubtail dragonfly tail - Gomphurus externus

Might I suggest Pronghorn Clu
Might I suggest Pronghorn Clubtail? They look similar

 
Clubtail
A Guide, with us at Fort Hood, called it a Plains but the field guide mentioned Pronghorn if away from running water.
That's why I listed it here.

 
Closer tail shot?
Do you have a closer shot of the tail appendages? That would be more conclusive.

 
Thanks
Thanks for the closer tail view, not totally clear but seems to have only one prong so I would say it looks to be a Plains Clubtail.

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