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Dragonfly - Oklahoma Clubtail - male - Apr 8 - 2010 - Phanogomphus oklahomensis - male

Dragonfly - Oklahoma Clubtail - male - Apr 8 - 2010 - Phanogomphus oklahomensis - Male
Cass County, Texas, USA
April 8, 2010
Size: 2"
This is the first year I have seen this species. I have not seen any at the edge of the pond, but in open grassy areas instead. They seem to prefer to perch on the ground as a general rule. They often have a distinctive flight pattern whereby they move up and down several feet periodically as they fly and a fluttery wing movement.

Lee