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widow skimmer (female)

Libellula luctuosa


Female widow skimmer. The species can be found commonly across much of the United States except in the higher Rocky Mountains areas and in southern Ontario and Quebec. A male from the same location can be seen here


Spotted along an urban nature trail. (S. Creek Greenway Trail)

1 species ID suggestions


Maria dB
Maria dB 6 years ago

very nice!

No doubt you're up to the task :) Have fun!

Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 6 years ago

Thanks Cindy, I have to learn a whole new flora and fauna!

Springfield, Missouri, USA

Lat: 37.17, Long: -93.34

Spotted on Jul 3, 2012
Submitted on Jul 4, 2012


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