Gray on gravel

A Gray Petaltail dragonfly (Tachopteryx thoreyi) was spotted during a photowalk at an undisclosed location in Fairfax County, Virginia USA.

This individual is a male, as indicated by his terminal appendages. He was perched on a gravel road, much to my surprise.

24 JUN 2018 | Fairfax County, VA | Gray Petaltail (male)

This is the first Gray Petaltail that I’ve seen at this location since 04 June 2018, when I saw several individuals near a forest seep.

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One Response to “Gray on gravel”

  1. Reed Andariese Says:

    Nice! Enjoy your blog! Nice to see such a variety of dragonflies that I have not seen before.

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