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Photo#501093
Teneral Scarlet Skimmer? - Crocothemis servilia - male

Teneral Scarlet Skimmer? - Crocothemis servilia - Male
Tree Top Park, Davie, Broward County, Florida, USA
March 11, 2011
At first glance, I thought Needham's, but the abdomenal stripe is much thinner and doesn't widen on the terminal segments, and Needham's lacks the cream stripe on the thorax.

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Teneral Scarlet Skimmer? - Crocothemis servilia - male Teneral Scarlet Skimmer? - Crocothemis servilia - male

Moved
Moved from Skimmers.

looks like it
Amber patch at the base of the hindwing is just visible.

Moved
Moved from Dragonflies.

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

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