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Widow Skimmer (female)

Libellula luctuosa

Description:

This dragonfly was resting on a African iris plant. This one here was a female, while males have blue abdomens, and more white on the wings. These dragonflies are in the group of king skimmers.

Habitat:

In my garden, Fort Worth, Texas.

Notes:

This dragonfly species is commonly found in muddy substrates, or still bodies of waters such as ponds, lakes, streams, and creeks.

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Saturniidae27
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Saturniidae27

Fort Worth, Texas, United States

Spotted on Jun 10, 2020
Submitted on Jul 11, 2020

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