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Hanging out (on same branch) with a painted skimmer. In the field, I assumed it was the female of the species, but this website: http://southernspreadwing.com/odes/maryland/ guided me toward a different ID.

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Maybe Libellula needhami?

Posted by muir over 4 years ago (Flag)
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Needham's Skimmer - Photo (c) BJ Stacey, all rights reserved
muir's ID: Needham's Skimmer (Libellula needhami)

Originally thought it was a spangled skimmer.

Posted by muir about 4 years ago (Flag)
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Needham's Skimmer - Photo (c) BJ Stacey, all rights reserved
greglasley's ID: Needham's Skimmer (Libellula needhami)
Posted by greglasley almost 4 years ago (Flag)
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Needham's Skimmer - Photo (c) BJ Stacey, all rights reserved
muir's ID: Needham's Skimmer (Libellula needhami)
Needham's Skimmer - Photo (c) BJ Stacey, all rights reserved
Community ID: Needham's Skimmer (Libellula needhami)
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