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Gomphus kurilis? - Phanogomphus kurilis - male - female

Gomphus kurilis? - Phanogomphus kurilis - Male Female
San Jose, Santa Clara County, California, USA
April 25, 2009
Size: ~ 5 - 6 cm
I think this is Gomphus kurilis, but I'm not 100% sure.

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Gomphus kurilis? - Phanogomphus kurilis - male - female Gomphus kurilis? - Phanogomphus kurilis - male - female Gomphus kurilis? - Phanogomphus kurilis - male - female Gomphus kurilis? - Phanogomphus kurilis - male - female Gomphus kurilis? - Phanogomphus kurilis - male - female

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Moved from ID Request.

A very nice series of mating images, Eugene. A great addition to the guide for this species -- thanks!

 
I'm happy to help BugGuide wh
I'm happy to help BugGuide which helped me so many times!

looks like it
No other Gomphus in CA and the thorax pattern appears to be distinct.

 
Thank you for help!
Thank you for help!

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