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    • Libellula saturata
  • English
    • Flame Skimmer

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Recent observations

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Flame Skimmer Libellula saturata

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prarthana

Date

May 18, 2015 03:16 PM PDT

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Flame Skimmer Libellula saturata

Date

May 20, 2015

Description

Brilliantly red-orange colored male dragonfly commonly found in the southwest. Females are duller brown in color.

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Flame Skimmer Libellula saturata

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huatulco

Date

May 31, 2007 10:15 AM PDT

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Flame Skimmer Libellula saturata

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jdr

Date

May 16, 2015

Description

Female? Flame Skimmer.

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Flame Skimmer Libellula saturata

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rkharwood

Date

April 28, 2015

Description

Observed at an artificial stream at "Scotty's Castle" in Death Valley, Inyo County, California.
Warm (90+F) clear, cloudless sky.

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Flame Skimmer Libellula saturata

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jmaughn

Date

May 13, 2015

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Description

Female

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Flame Skimmer Libellula saturata

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dpom

Date

May 12, 2015 02:17 PM PDT

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Flame Skimmer Libellula saturata

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natureali

Date

May 13, 2015 01:18 PM PDT

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More dragons to be added

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Flame Skimmer Libellula saturata

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langlands

Date

May 9, 2015 02:14 PM UTC

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Flame Skimmer Libellula saturata

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raulagrait

Date

May 9, 2015 04:16 PM HST

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Flame skimmer Libellula saturata

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richardwasson

Date

May 8, 2015

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Flame Skimmer Libellula saturata

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hummer56

Date

May 7, 2015
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Description from Wikipedia

The Flame Skimmer or Firecracker Skimmer (Libellula saturata) is a common dragonfly of the family Libellulidae, native to western North America.

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Conservation Summary

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