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    • Odonates
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    • Libellule e Damigelle
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    • Libélulas y caballitos del diablo

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Migrant Hawker Aeshna mixta

Observer

john11

Date

August 31, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jakob

Date

August 21, 2014

Place

Verdon (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Green Darner Anax junius

Observer

kevinhintsa

Date

September 1, 2014 01:45 PM PDT

Description

At upper Sindicich Lagoon where it appeared to be dying .

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

tiwane

Date

September 1, 2014 10:42 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bluets Genus Enallagma

Observer

tiwane

Date

September 1, 2014 10:38 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Variegated Meadowhawk Sympetrum corruptum

Observer

longhairedlizzy

Date

September 1, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Black Spreadwing Lestes stultus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

September 1, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Familiar Bluet Enallagma civile

Observer

jmaughn

Date

September 1, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Flame Skimmer Libellula saturata

Observer

jmaughn

Date

September 1, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Cardinal Meadowhawk Sympetrum illotum

Observer

jmaughn

Date

September 1, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Variegated Meadowhawk Sympetrum corruptum

Observer

jmaughn

Date

September 1, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Blue-eyed Darner (Rhionaeschna multicolor) Rhionaeschna multicolor

Observer

bbunny

Date

September 1, 2014 10:25 AM PDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Odonata is an order of carnivorous insects, encompassing dragonflies (Anisoptera/Epiprocta) and damselflies (Zygoptera). The word dragonfly is also sometimes used to refer to all Odonata, but odonate is a more correct English name for the group as a whole. Odonata enthusiasts avoid ambiguity by using the term true dragonfly, or simply Anisopteran, when referring to just the Anisoptera. The term Warriorfly has also been proposed. Some 5,900 species have been described in this order.

No range data available.