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unid skimmer dragonfly with basal pattern in rear wing - Miathyria marcella

unid skimmer dragonfly with basal pattern in rear wing - Miathyria marcella
Pinellas County, Florida, USA
April 15, 2013
I posted these 2 pix to BugGuide's companion group on Facebook first when I experienced so slow load times here but no one has responded there yet.

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unid skimmer dragonfly with basal pattern in rear wing - Miathyria marcella unid skimmer dragonfly with basal pattern in rear wing - Miathyria marcella

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Should have remember that
Thank you William Edwards. I should have remembered more of the key characteristics of Hyacinth Glider as I have photographed them quite a few times. Can't see the pattern on the top of the abdomen, which must be what triggers my iding it.

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