GREAT PONDHAWK (ERYTHEMIS VESICULOSA) - Palo Verde NP, Costa Rica

 

One of the few 'photographable' Odonata encountered; the wetlands at Palo Verde were ideal. Note a good depth of field and a clean background. Thanks to Ian Hodgson for the I.D.

 

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