Common Green Darner dragonfly (female)

A Common Green Darner dragonfly (Anax junius) spotted at Huntley Meadows Park, Fairfax County, Virginia USA. This individual is a female.

The preceding Common Green Darner dragonfly (Anax junius) was spotted on 20 October 2014, perching briefly near a vernal pool in the forest at Huntley Meadows Park. This individual is a female.

Common Green Darner is one of at least five major species of dragonflies known to be migratory in North America. See interactive three-dimensional (3-D) virtual imagery of the five migratory dragonflies, including Common Green Darner, provided by the Migratory Dragonfly Partnership.

Related Resources: Digital Dragonflies, presenting high-resolution digital scans of living dragonflies.

  • Genus Anax | Anax junius | Common Green Darner | female | top view
  • Genus Anax | Anax junius | Common Green Darner | female | side view

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