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Painted Skimmer

Libellula semifasciata


Beautiful large yellow dragonfly with 3 brown stripes on each wing


Found in urban school vegetable garden


Surprisingly stayed still long enough to get camera & take picture

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1 Comment

Tukup 8 months ago

Nice shot Charlotte. Dragonflies are amazing. Thanks for sharing.

Charlotte, North Carolina, USA

Lat: 35.18, Long: -80.85

Spotted on May 13, 2019
Submitted on May 13, 2019

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