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Perhaps Eight Spot Skimmer female?  NO young male Eight-spotted Skimmer.Libelulla forensis  See comments - Libellula forensis - male

Perhaps Eight Spot Skimmer female? NO young male Eight-spotted Skimmer.Libelulla forensis See comments - Libellula forensis - Male
Deschutes River State Recreastion Area, Wasco County, Oregon, USA
June 26, 2021
Size: ~4"
Dark body & Yellow body spotting of female but white patches seem very strong for a female? Grateful for explanations.

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

Claspers on the end of the abdomen
and white patches on the wings say this is a male - a young one that still has his youthful coloring

 
Claspers et al
Thanks for the education. I'll look for them in the future.
Bob OBrien