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    • Libellula saturata
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    • Flame Skimmer

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Recent observations

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What

Flame Skimmer Libellula saturata

Observer

cab0_

Date

June 19, 2012

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Flame Skimmer Libellula saturata

Observer

arnel

Date

April 20, 2014

Place

Tilden Nature Area - EEC/Little Farm - Laurel Creek Canyon - Pine Tree Trail - Loop Road - Jewel Lake (Google, OSM) (Google, OSM) (Google, OSM)

Description

Seen at Jewel Lake.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Flame Skimmer Libellula saturata

Observer

icosahedron

Date

April 18, 2014 11:22 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Flame Skimmer Libellula saturata

Observer

haydenla

Date

April 16, 2014 02:03 PM PDT

Description

Perhaps teneral. (Just emerged). Displayed sluggish flight and landed for an extended period.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Flame skimmer Libellula saturata

Observer

jeckberg

Date

September 4, 2013

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Flame Skimmer Libellula saturata

Observer

jeckberg

Date

June 12, 2006

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Flame skimmer Libellula saturata

Observer

natureali

Date

April 11, 2014 03:57 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Flame Skimmer Libellula saturata

Observer

eddiebug

Date

August 24, 2008 02:03 PM PDT

Place

Tilden Regional Park, Berkeley, CA (Google, OSM)

Description

Please confirm ID

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Flame Skimmer Libellula saturata

Observer

calopteryx

Date

July 27, 2005

Photos / Sounds

What

Flame Skimmer Libellula saturata

Observer

platypus

Date

September 24, 2011 04:04 PM CDT

Description

Libélula observada en el poblado

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Flame Skimmer Libellula saturata

Observer

calopteryx

Date

August 11, 2012

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Flame Skimmer Libellula saturata

Observer

summersilence

Date

May 26, 2013 02:39 PM PDT
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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.