Anisoptera (dragonflies) and Zygoptera (damselflies)

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Darner species, probably Gynacantha nervosa (Twilight Darner), taking shelter from Tropical Storm Fay. Note the ovipositor on the tail; a pretty good indication that this is a female! Boca Raton, FL, August 18, 2008.