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Great Pondhawk (Erythemis vesiculosa) Female? - Erythemis vesiculosa - female

Great Pondhawk (Erythemis vesiculosa) Female? - Erythemis vesiculosa - Female
Tosohatchee WMA, (St. Johns River), Orange County, Florida, USA
November 16, 2008
Size: About 2.25 inches
Can you help me with this ID please. My guess is in the title. Thanks.

Moved
Moved from Dragonflies.

You're probably right
This does look like a Great Pondhawk. However, Tosohatchee WMA is in Orange County, FL. If this had shown up in St. John's County, it would have been fairly far north of it's known range. Orange County is at the northernmost limit of it's known range.

Also, males of the Great Pondhawk are also all green, even when mature. This one probably is a female, because the eyes look more dark brown than gray-green, as in the male.

 
Great Pond Hawk
Thank you for the comment and ID.

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