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Most recent comments

24 days ago Tclenche made the following comment on the observation of Cherry-faced Meadowhawk (Sympetrum internum) posted on September 23, 2018:
Thank you Lukeys Boat for that website!
Thanks to all who helped with this dragonfly ID!!
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25 days ago LukeysBoat made the following comment on the observation of Cherry-faced Meadowhawk (Sympetrum internum) posted on September 23, 2018:
Gov website is: https://www.flr.gov.nl.ca/wildlife/all_species/insects.html#h4 (reply...)
26 days ago Tclenche made the following comment on the observation of Cherry-faced Meadowhawk (Sympetrum internum) posted on September 23, 2018:
it even appears to be a female.

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26 days ago Tclenche made the following comment on the observation of Cherry-faced Meadowhawk (Sympetrum internum) posted on September 23, 2018:
based on wikipea this appears to be Cherry-faced Meadowhawk (Sympetrum internum). I went back to my original photos and viewed them full sized.

I will try to catch one next year. the only place I have seen them here on Random island is that one river pool location. They do not appear in my area of Random Island
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26 days ago Tclenche made the following comment on the observation of Cherry-faced Meadowhawk (Sympetrum internum) posted on September 23, 2018:
interesting, what gov website would that be??

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27 days ago LukeysBoat made the following comment on the observation of Cherry-faced Meadowhawk (Sympetrum internum) posted on September 23, 2018:
Might be Sympetrum costiferum or Sympetrum internum, both are listed on the gov website. (reply...)
27 days ago Tclenche made the following comment on the observation of Cherry-faced Meadowhawk (Sympetrum internum) posted on September 23, 2018:
Thank you Frank, for the information. I will look it up. I have only seen this insect in this one location so far, so I have very little to go on.
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27 days ago Frank made the following comment on the observation of Cherry-faced Meadowhawk (Sympetrum internum) posted on September 23, 2018:
Hi Tc.  The long slender body looks to be more Damsel fly than a Dragon. It may be an Eastern Red Damsel fly Amphiagrion saucium, there does not appear to be much about them.
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54 days ago Elijah made the following comment on the observation of Common Tern (Sterna hirundo) posted on August 01, 2018:
Great photograph!  (reply...)
63 days ago Elijah made the following comment on the observation of Caplin (Mallotus villosus) posted on July 15, 2018:
Okay, thanks!  (reply...)