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June 4, 2006- Lat 39°53' 36.71" N Long 111°53'21.35" W. Elev. 4861, Goshen Canyon, Utah County, Utah
1., thru 4. Various views of Rubypsot
5., 6. Head and thorax
7. thru10. . Views of appendages
Canon 20D, 100mm lens +extension tube, ISO 200, 1/250, F16, Flash +1 1/3
1.4 - 2 inches long, abdomen bronze / brown with tan, thin rings between segments and pale side stripes. The top of the thorax is dark red, from the side the base color of the thorax is pale with two dark reddish stripes. The eyes and head look dark red to brown. The wings are ruby-red from the base outward for approximately one-third of the wing. The wing also shows a small brownish stigma.
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