Category: Odonata

Erythrodiplax berenice, 20 September 2020

Erythrodiplax berenice, the Seaside dragonlet; Volusia county, Florida (20 September 2020).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Coryphaeschna ingens, 20 September 2020

Coryphaeschna ingens, the Regal darner;Volusia county, Florida (20 September 2020).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Coryphaeschna ingens, 20 September 2020

Coryphaeschna ingens, the Regal darner; Volusia county, Florida (20 September 2020).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Coryphaeschna ingens, 20 September 2020

Coryphaeschna ingens, the Regal darner;Volusia county, Florida (20 September 2020).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Libellula needhami, 26 May 2020

Libellula needhami, the Needham’s skimmer; Volusia county, Florida (26 May 2020). This is the first Needham’s skimmer I’ve photographed (that I know of). It showed up on the back patio, bounced around for a few moments, and then flew back into the night.  Learn more… Continue Reading “Libellula needhami, 26 May 2020”

Calopteryx maculata, 07 May 2020

Calopteryx maculata, the Ebony jewelwing; Volusia county, Florida (07 May 2020). Not a great shot, but I admit I generally lack the patience needed to photograph these jewelwings. They actively dart about in shaded habitats adjacent to water lines this time of year.  Learn more about this… Continue Reading “Calopteryx maculata, 07 May 2020”

Erythemis simplicicollis, 20 July 2012

Erythemis simplicicollis, the Eastern pondhawk; Flagler county, Florida (20 July 2012). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Perithemis tenera, 28 June 2014

Perithemis tenera, the Eastern amberwing; Lake county, Florida (28 June 2014). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Celithemis eponina, 13 August 2013

Celithemis eponina, the Halloween pennant; Volusia county, Florida (13 August 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Brachymesia gravida, 13 June 2014

Brachymesia gravida, the Four-spotted pennant; Brevard county, Florida (13 June 2014). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Tramea carolina, 19 June 2013

Tramea carolina, the Carolina saddlebags; Lowndes county, Georgia (19 June 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Plathemis lydia, 26 May 2013

Plathemis lydia, the Common whitetail; Lowndes county, Georgia (26 May 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Epitheca princeps, 24 April 2004

Epitheca princeps, the Prince baskettail; Lake county, Florida (24 April 2004). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Pachydiplax longipennis, 13 March 2012

Pachydiplax longipennis, the Blue dasher; Lowndes county, Georgia (13 March 2012). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Calopteryx maculata, 21 April 2006

Calopteryx maculata, the Ebony jewelwing; Volusia county, Florida (21 April 2006). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Orthemis ferruginea, 23 June 2007

Orthemis ferruginea, the Roseate skimmer; Seminole county, Florida (23 June 2007). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Perithemis tenera, 28 April 2013

Perithemis tenera, the Eastern amberwing; Lake county, Florida (28 April 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Libellula incesta, 19 June 2012

Libellula incesta, the Slaty skimmer; Lowndes county, Georgia (19 June 2012). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Macromia taeniolata, 29 June 2019

Macromia taeniolata, the Royal river cruiser; Volusia county, Florida (29 June 2019). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Plathemis lydia, 12 June 2013

Plathemis lydia, the Common whitetail; Lowndes county, Georgia (12 June 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Erythrodiplax berenice, 24 May 2019

Erythrodiplax berenice, the Seaside dragonlet; Brevard county, Florida (24 May 2019). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Tramea carolina, 04 May 2014

Tramea carolina, the Carolina saddlebags; Volusia county, Florida (04 May 2014). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Libellula axilena, 16 June 2013

Libellula axilena, the Bar-winged skimmer; Lowndes county, Georgia (16 June 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Hagenius brevistylus, 10 August 2019

Hagenius brevistylus, the Dragonhunter; Lake county, Florida (10 August 2019). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Ischnura kellicotti, 29 September 2012

Ischnura kellicotti, the Lilypad forktail; Charlton county, Georgia (29 September 2012). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Ischnura hastata, 18 June 2012

Ischnura hastata, the Citrine forktail; Lowndes county, Georgia (18 June 2012). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Coryphaeschna ingens, 27 May 2015

Coryphaeschna ingens, the Regal darner; Volusia county, Florida (27 May 2015). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Crocothemis servilia, 23 June 2007

Crocothemis servilia, the Scarlet skimmer; Seminole county, Florida (23 June 2007). Learn more about this species on iNaturalist.org.

Libellula incesta, 16 June 2013

Libellula incesta, the Slaty skimmer; Lowndes county, Georgia (16 June 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Erythrodiplax berenice, 08 September 2013

Erythrodiplax berenice, the Seaside dragonlet; Volusia county, Florida (08 September 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Pachydiplax longipennis, 03 April 2012

Pachydiplax longipennis, the Blue dasher; Lowndes county, Georgia (03 April 2012). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Libellula axilena, 29 May 2013

Libellula axilena, the Bar-winged skimmer; Lowndes county, Georgia (29 May 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Ischnura ramburii, 21 March 2015

Ischnura ramburii, Rambur’s forktail; Miami-Dade county, Florida (21 March 2015). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Epiaeschna heros, 19 June 2013

Epiaeschna heros, the Swamp darner; Lowndes county, Georgia (19 June 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Anax junius, 24 August 2015

Anax junius, the Common green darner; Volusia county, Florida (24 August 2015). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Erythemis simplicicollis, 05 June 2007

Erythemis simplicicollis, the Eastern pondhawk; Volusia county, Florida (05 June 2007). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Libellula vibrans, 19 June 2012

Libellula vibrans, the Great blue skimmer Lowndes county, Georgia (19 June 2012). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.