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Canada darner - Aeshna canadensis - male

Canada darner - Aeshna canadensis - Male
City of Greater Sudbury, Fairbank Lake, Ontario, Canada
September 24, 2011
Size: approx 8cm
This beautiful dragonfly was still zooming across the lake at full speed despite the frost and cold nights we have had!

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Canada darner - Aeshna canadensis - male Darner - Aeshna canadensis

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Canada Darner - Aeshna canadensis
That is a male Canada Darner. There is a 90 degree notch out of the first thoracic stripe, no line across the face, and the correct cerci.

Yeah its a darner, probably a
Yeah its a darner, probably aeshna canadensis or interrupta or umbros, but im not an expert on darners.

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