Contact | Blog | Project Noah Facebook | Project Noah Twitter

A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife

Join Project Noah!

Widow Skimmer Dragonfly

Libellula luctuosa

Description:

Females and immature males have the same brown wing bands as the mature males, but not the whitish areas. Wings usually have a brown tip. A dorsal view of the abdomen shows a brown band at center with a yellow stripe running along each side.

Habitat:

Bull frog pond at Heard Natural Science Museum


Species ID Suggestions



Sign in to suggest organism ID

Comments

gatorfellows
Spotted by
gatorfellows

Texas, USA

Lat: 33.16, Long: -96.62

Spotted on Jun 18, 2016
Submitted on Jun 18, 2016

Related Spottings

Widow Skimmer Libellula depressa Scarce Chaser. (Spitzenfleck) Slaty Skimmer

Nearby Spottings

Eastern Pondhawk Dragonfly (male) Widow Skimmer Dragonfly (male) Monarch Butterfly Blue-faced Meadowhawk