Red-veined Meadowhawk (Sympetrum madidum)


Male. Illinois River State Park. Cave Junction, Josephine County, Oregon.
Note that this specimen is a darker red than normal.



Male. West Eugene Wetlands, Lane County, Oregon.



Female. Illinois River. Cave Junction, Josephine County, Oregon.


Notes: Distinguish male from Cardinal Meadowhawk. Note clear wings and lack of side stripes/spots. Distinguish female from Striped Meadowhawk.



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