Ornate Pennant, Faded Pennant (Celithemis ornata)

Fairly common in the NC coastal plain and uncommon in the piedmont. The Dragonfly Society of the Americas recently adopted a name change from Faded Pennant to Ornate Pennant for this species.
Ornate Pennant, Faded Pennant (Celithemis ornata)
Males have dark red marking
Pender Co., NC
23 Apr 2006

Ornate Pennant, Faded Pennant (Celithemis ornata) Ornate Pennant, Faded Pennant (Celithemis ornata)
Females/imm males have yellowish marking
Pender Co., NC
23 Apr 2006
Pender Co., NC
23 Apr 2006


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