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Widow Skimmer

Libellula luctuosa

Description:

The male had more blue on him and the one with more orange was either a female or a juvenile.

Notes:

Spotted 30 or more at Bull Frog Lake in Cook County, Illinois

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2 Comments

MichaelFulbright
MichaelFulbright 9 years ago

I'm pretty sure this is a juvinile male without the pruinose abdomen. Great Shots!

Latimeria
Latimeria 9 years ago

Those are some great pictures, good job!

Claudia Nix
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Claudia Nix

Illinois, USA

Spotted on Jul 5, 2011
Submitted on Jul 16, 2011

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