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Eastern Amberwing Perithemis tenera

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mmcmasters

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September 25, 2016

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mmcmasters

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September 24, 2016

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Eastern Amberwing Perithemis tenera

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dlandry3

Date

September 27, 2016 04:51 PM EDT

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Description

On the edge of the fern there is an almost transparent insect that was flying around the plants along the creek line. Smaller than half an inch, flying very quickly it was hard to caputre.

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Eastern Amberwing Perithemis tenera

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dlandry3

Date

September 27, 2016 04:51 PM EDT

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Description

On the edge of the fern there is an almost transparent insect that was flying around the plants along the creek line. Smaller than half an inch, flying very quickly it was hard to caputre.

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Eastern Amberwing Perithemis tenera

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itmndeborah

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September 27, 2016 03:49 PM CDT

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Eastern Amberwing Perithemis tenera

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itmndeborah

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September 27, 2016 03:27 PM CDT

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Eastern Amberwing Perithemis tenera

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nlblock

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September 21, 2016 01:49 PM EDT

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Eastern Amberwing Perithemis tenera

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cullin

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July 21, 2012 01:00 PM PDT

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Eastern Amberwing Perithemis tenera

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pstouffer

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September 25, 2016 10:45 AM CDT

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A male behaving exactly as described in the book- patrolling a small area of the pond, perching just out of the water.

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Eastern Amberwing Perithemis tenera

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e_keith

Date

September 24, 2016 12:51 PM CDT

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Edge of Choke Canyon Reservoir on Heteranthera dubia

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Eastern Amberwing Perithemis tenera

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brentano

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September 24, 2016

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Eastern Amberwing Perithemis tenera

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davidsarkozi

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September 23, 2016 08:56 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.
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