Probably a Common Darter, but possibly a Ruddy Darter, but only on my phone and forgot my glasses
I'm gonna be awkward, ruddy darter.
Ruddy Darters have a tail that narrows in the middle whereas common darters its fairly straight.
but I could be very wrong....
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Home now...big screen.... Ruddy Darters have black legs (only "red" darters that do), Common's have a yellowy stripe down their legs, so I'm sticking with Common
I did say I could be wrong, and its always good to see the things others point out to confirm a species ident, because often, even the best books are fully clear on the differences.
Sadly, by the time they're out next year, I'll have been asleep too many times.....
In reply to Mike B:
Michael B said:Sadly, by the time they're out next year, I'll have been asleep too many times..
I know that feeling
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