Ashy Clubtail (Gomphus lividus)

Difficult to distinguish from Lancet Clubtail (Gomphus exilis), Ashys tend to be larger, duller, and they lack dorsal yellow on the last long abdomenal segment (S9). In NC, Ashy Clubtails are fairly widespread springtime flyers.
Ashy Clubtail (Gomphus lividus)

Korstian Division, Duke Forest
Orange Co., NC
2 June 2003

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