Broad-striped Forceptail Aphylla
Update October 11, 2008: added a presumed very mature female that is very obscure on the abdomen and tawny in the wings - at the bottom of the page.
A male (with snack) from eastern Houston, Harris County, Texas in June 2006:
A male from the San Antonio River next to San Antonio Zoo, Bexar County, Texas on July 07 2004:
A female from Mitchell Lake, Bexar county, in July 2005:
A female from La Marque, Galveston county, June 2006:
Update October 11, 2008: a presumed very mature female that is very obscure on the abdomen and tawny in the wings, from 4 miles east of Santa Ana NWR jusr north of the Rio Grande on October 10, 2008; note that this is a specimen destined for John Abbott at UT: