Living the Scientific Life (Scientist, Interrupted)

Roseate Skimmer

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Male Roseate Skimmer, Orthemis ferruginea, November 2007.

Image: Biosparite [larger view]

Comments

  1. #1 Another Kevin
    November 21, 2007

    Hmm, is it a trick of the light? Usually the males’ abdomens are pinker than that, and the females have orange ones. But that bright-blue thorax is certainly characteristic of the breed. Lovely photo!

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