Just found these beauties on Twitter this morning and have to share. Many thanks to Michael Thomas Bogan for permission.
Dragonfly season is in full swing on the effluent-dependent Santa Cruz River! Here are a couple of lovely Mexican amberwings (Perithemis intensa) from yesterday #Tucson
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For more information (scroll down to ‘Urban dragonflies!’) :
“Our lab is studying the amazing diversity of dragonflies that you can find in our city’s local effluent-dependent stream, the Santa Cruz River!” [more …]
Posted by Liz; Exploring Colour (2020)