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Common Name:Dragonfly, Striped Meadowhawk
Scientific Name:Sympetrum pallipes
Family:Libellulidae (Skimmers)
Area:Lagoon Loop Trail - Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area
Date:July 30, 2015

The wings of this dragonfly are so clear that they are almost impossible to see. It's common name comes from the two side stripes on the thorax. Also notice the pale face and red-brown eyes. The abdomen is red with black markings on lower sides.

Beaver Creek State Natural Area, Oregon - - - September 6, 2013

Reference:Dragonflies and Damselflies of Oregon by Kerst & Gordon