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    • Perithemis tenera
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    • Eastern Amberwing

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Recent observations

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Eastern Amberwing Perithemis tenera

Observer

sacagewea2

Date

August 26, 2015

Description

Golden-colored wings and body.

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Square

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Eastern Amberwing Perithemis tenera

Observer

sambiology

Date

August 31, 2015

Description

Today at lunch, I went to go look for some dragonflies and other bugs...and plants...and birds...and everything. :)

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Eastern Amberwing Perithemis tenera

Observer

finatic

Date

August 2, 2015 10:52 AM PDT

Description

Merrimack County, New Hampshire, US

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Eastern Amberwing Perithemis tenera

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barry2

Date

August 28, 2015 12:41 PM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Very small

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Eastern Amberwing Perithemis tenera

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greglasley

Date

August 30, 2015

Description

teneral female

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What

Eastern Amberwing Perithemis tenera

Observer

sambiology

Date

August 28, 2015

Description

This one was laying eggs in this mass of algae. :)

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Square

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Eastern Amberwing Perithemis tenera

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mchlfx

Date

August 28, 2015

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Square

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Eastern Amberwing Perithemis tenera

Observer

sambiology

Date

August 28, 2015

Description

Spotted this amberwing being eaten by a pondhawk...

Odonivory? :)

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What

Eastern Amberwing Perithemis tenera

Observer

greglasley

Date

August 27, 2015

Description

male

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Square

What

Eastern Amberwing Perithemis tenera

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dpom

Date

August 27, 2015 09:15 AM PDT

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What

Eastern Amberwing Perithemis tenera

Observer

mmcmasters

Date

July 26, 2013

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What

Eastern Amberwing Perithemis tenera

Observer

sambiology

Date

August 27, 2015
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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.