New on 500px : Young Red-veined Meadowhawk by IvanKFox by IvanKFox

Red-veined Meadowhawk (Sympetrum madidum) occurs in the mid- western quarter of tNorth America, south and east to parts of Colorado. It is fairly large for a meadowhawk and shows stripes on the thorax and red veins in the wings when mature. Younger or teneral individuals, have a yellow look to their wings. via Tumblr