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    • Libellula saturata
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    • Flame Skimmer

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Recent observations

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Flame Skimmer Libellula saturata

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direbecca

Date

August 2, 2015

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Flame Skimmer Libellula saturata

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maryejohnson

Date

July 7, 2015

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Flame Skimmer Libellula saturata

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cedric_lee

Date

July 29, 2015

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Flame Skimmer Libellula saturata

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patsimpson2000

Date

July 29, 2015 01:07 PM PDT

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Flame Skimmer Libellula saturata

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leslie_flint

Date

July 22, 2015

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Flame Skimmer Libellula saturata

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dominic

Date

July 27, 2015

Description

These guys were everywhere. Around the pond, around the zoo, everywhere!!!

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Flame Skimmer Libellula saturata

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dave-barry

Date

July 26, 2015

Description

male

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Flame Skimmer Libellula saturata

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zampopo

Date

July 23, 2015

Description

Partly cloudy. 85F. Slight breeze.

Perched on vegetation overlooking one pool of the McCauley Spring.

Springs had Gambusia geiseri, and Poecilia reticulata that had apparently been introduced in 1960s.

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Flame Skimmer Libellula saturata

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nhm_nature

Date

July 23, 2015

Description

Observation by Katherine Alvarez and photo by Colleen Milar.

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Flame Skimmer Libellula saturata

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dwest

Date

July 23, 2015 03:24 PM PDT

Description

Male.

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Flame Skimmer Libellula saturata

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nicetim

Date

July 11, 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

No range data available.