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Eastern Amberwing Perithemis tenera

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dweeks

Date

September 7, 2014 12:41 PM EDT

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Eastern Amberwing Perithemis tenera

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sambiology

Date

September 9, 2014

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Eastern Amberwing Perithemis tenera

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mayfly1963

Date

September 6, 2014

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Eastern Amberwing Perithemis tenera

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julbar

Date

August 3, 2014

Description

I think this is the right one

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Square

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Eastern Amberwing Perithemis tenera

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maractwin

Date

September 2, 2014 03:21 PM EDT

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Square

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Eastern Amberwing Perithemis tenera

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andyk

Date

August 30, 2014 10:22 AM CDT

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Square

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Eastern Amberwing Perithemis tenera

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cmstinson

Date

August 25, 2014

Description

Several individuals present.

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Eastern Amberwing Perithemis tenera

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naturenut

Date

August 23, 2014

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Eastern Amberwing Perithemis tenera

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gpstewart

Date

August 21, 2014 04:16 PM CDT

Description

Thought this observation was of interest as I had not previously seen an Eastern Amberwing perch with abdomen raised like this

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miketroll

Date

August 19, 2014 04:32 PM CDT

Description

side pics didnt turn out but there was nice green parts on it

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Eastern Amberwing Perithemis tenera

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gpstewart

Date

August 19, 2014 06:27 PM EDT

Description

The wings seemed much darker than what I see in TX --Only one observed

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Eastern Amberwing Perithemis tenera

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lg_price

Date

August 6, 2014 10:55 AM CDT
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Description from Wikipedia

The Eastern Amberwing (Perithemis tenera) is a species of dragonfly in family Libellulidae. It is very small, reaching a total length of no more than 25 mm. The males have orange or amber wings. Both genders have a red pterostigma.

No range data available.