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  • Scientific Names
    • Pantala hymenaea
  • English
    • Spot-winged Glider
  • French
    • pantale bimaculée

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Recent observations

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Spot-winged Glider Pantala hymenaea

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ericisley

Date

April 10, 2016

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Spot-winged Glider Pantala hymenaea

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sharondulava

Date

April 9, 2016 11:07 AM PDT

Place

Arcata, CA (Google, OSM)

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Spot-winged Glider Pantala hymenaea

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lepalot

Date

July 14, 2012

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Spot-winged Glider Pantala hymenaea

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gaudettelaura

Date

July 3, 2014

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Spot-winged Glider Pantala hymenaea

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pacof

Date

October 21, 2015 03:27 AM MDT

Description

Paco´s Reserva Natural de Flora y Fauna Silvestre

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Spot-winged Glider Pantala hymenaea

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mlodinow

Date

November 5, 2007

Place

bubaliplas (Google, OSM)

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Spot-winged Glider Pantala hymenaea

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mlodinow

Date

November 10, 2012

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Spot-winged Glider Pantala hymenaea

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juniperhops

Date

October 10, 2015 12:41 PM MDT

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Spot-winged Glider Pantala hymenaea

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mikepatterson

Date

August 4, 2012 09:09 AM PDT

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Spot-winged Glider Pantala hymenaea

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lindyloo

Date

August 27, 2010 12:17 PM EDT

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Spot-winged Glider Pantala hymenaea

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bug_eric

Date

July 12, 2011

Description

Broad-winged dragonfly, with spot at base of hind wing as shown. Perched in tree at ecotone between mixed conifer forest and sloping shortgrass prairie with Gambel's Oak thickets. Map location is axpproximate.

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Spot-winged Glider Pantala hymenaea

Observer

ryanandrews

Date

August 13, 2015

Description

I was surprised to see this guy sitting in a tamarisk. I've seen them flying many times, but hadn't gotten a good picture before now. I'm still looking for a perched Wandering Glider; I've seen them dozens of times but haven't gotten a good picture yet.

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Description from Wikipedia

The Spot-winged Glider (Pantala hymenaea) is a dragonfly of the family Libellulidae. It looks very much like the Wandering Glider with the addition of a basal spot on the hindwing....

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Conservation Summary

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