Tuesday, September 20, 2022

September 20, 2022

I am a Red Saddlebags dragonfly
Me and the Carolina Saddlebag look alike
Except my saddlebag is a bit smaller
You can tell when we sit side-by-side*.

* Check out the linked article for a very clear view of this. I never understood the difference before I found this blog. 

Location: St. Sebastian River Preserve State Park, Fellsmere

Sources: https://waltersanford.wordpress.com/2016/07/08/carolina-saddlebags-dragonflies-males/

Photo and text © 2022 Dee Fairbanks Simpson

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