Roseate Skimmer (Orthemis ferruginea)
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pquinslo




Location: AZ US
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A species native to the New World, encountered from the United States to Brazil. Roseate Skimmers are common and easily seen in a wide variety of habitats but they do require access to some form of relatively permanent open water; ditches and tanks will do. The male offers a spectacular rose pink coloration. The female presents an orange-brown abdomen with clear orange veins and a brownish thorax with a light stripe down the back.
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Keywords: Roseate Skimmer (Orthemis ferruginea)
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asmith99


Location: Milk River AB CA
Posts: 1
Sun 08-October-2017 04:50 Rating: 9 

Very nice photograph..