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Mating Dragonflies - Progomphus alachuensis - male - female

Mating Dragonflies - Progomphus alachuensis - Male Female
Sanford, Seminole County, Florida, USA
July 4, 2008
Would appreciate Id

Moved from Clubtails.

Tawny Sanddragon
This is a pair of Tawny Sanddragons (Progomphus alachuensis). Note the very orangey-yellow color, frontal thoracic pattern, and extensive orange-yellow on S8. A great addition to the guide!

Thanks Nick
Thanks Nick

Moved from Dragonflies.

Angle on things. Appear to be clubtails, which limits the group in FL. May be Cypress Clubtail.

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