Subject: What is that bug
Geographic location of the bug: San diego CA
Time: 10:00 PM EDT
Your letter to the bugman: This bug was in my garden for a few days in the same spot. But now he is gone. what happened?
How you want your letter signed: San Diego
Dear San Diego,
We believe your Dragonfly is a California Darner, Rhionaeschna californica, and based on the images posted to Odonata.bogfoot.net, it is an immature male. Additional images can be found on BugGuide. We suspect it is gone because it flew away.