All photographs copyright (2003-2013) by Kris H. Light

<strong>Halloween Pennant Dragonfly</strong> - male (a.k.a. Brown-Spotted Yellow-wing)
<em>Celithemis eponina</em> / Odonata
Big Ridge State Park
August 16, 2007
This is a comical little dragonfly, I enjoyed seeing the way it perched on the aquatic...
Halloween Pennant Dragonfly - male (a.k.a. Brown-Spotted Yellow-wing)
Celithemis eponina / Odonata
Big Ridge State Park
August 16, 2007
This is a comical little dragonfly, I enjoyed seeing the way it perched on the aquatic plants. One of the nice habits of dragonflies is that they are highly territorial and often return to their original perch. I found that if one flew away before I took a photo, if I waited long enough, it would come back.

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