Eastern Amberwing

So dainty, so cute and usually not so cooperative.

Eastern amberwings, a dragonfly, are just under an inch long. This one is a male. The female’s clear wings are marked with brown and amber. They prefer still water of ponds and lakes, or slowly moving ditches and stream pools.

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3 responses to this post.

  1. Posted by Therese on August 15, 2012 at 8:12 pm

    Is it on your sedum? Beautiful picture!

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  2. Absolutely gorgeous, great composition and color, I love this photo! 🙂

    Reply

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