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    • Bar-winged Skimmer
  • Scientific Names
    • Libellula axilena
    • Libellula lydia

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What

bar-winged skimmer Libellula axilena

Observer

vldeloach

Date

June 17, 2014

Place

Biello Park, Woodstock GA (Google, OSM)

Description

The small population of this rare species shares the same habitat as Painted skimmers. They often perch in close proximity.

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What

bar-winged skimmer Libellula axilena

Observer

vldeloach

Date

June 16, 2014

Place

Biello Park, Woodstock GA (Google, OSM)

Description

Small population of this rare species at the wetlands. They share the same habitat preferences as the Painted skimmers - and often perch in close proximity.

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What

Bar-winged Skimmer Libellula axilena

Observer

magnolia

Date

August 9, 2013

Photos / Sounds

What

Libellula lydia Libellula axilena

Observer

naturelady

Date

May 22, 2013

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Couldn't get a great angle, but the wing pattern of black spots toward the end of the wing tips, midwing and near thorax, plus pattern on abdomen look to me like female common whitetail

Photos / Sounds

What

Bar-winged Skimmer Libellula axilena

Observer

greglasley

Date

May 19, 2013

Description

Bar-winged Skimmer
Libellula axilena
male
Angelina National Forest,
Jasper Co., Texas
19 May 2013

Photos / Sounds

What

Bar-winged Skimmer Libellula axilena

Observer

greglasley

Date

June 15, 2009

Description

Bar-winged Skimmer
Libellula axilena
female
Angelina National Forest
Jasper Co., Texas
15 June 2009

Photos / Sounds

What

Bar-winged Skimmer Libellula axilena

Observer

greglasley

Date

June 5, 2009

Description

Bar-winged Skimmer
Libellula axilena
male
Angelina National Forest,
Jasper Co., Texas
5 June 2009
2 shots posted

Photos / Sounds

What

Bar-winged Skimmer Libellula axilena

Observer

greglasley

Date

May 7, 2009

Description

Bar-winged Skimmer
Libellula axilena
teneral male
Angelina National Forest,
near Jasper,
Jasper Co., Texas
7 May 2009

two shots posted of teneral individuals

Photos / Sounds

What

Bar-winged Skimmer Libellula axilena

Observer

greglasley

Date

June 13, 2008

Description

Bar-winged Skimmer
Libellula axilena
male
Angelina National Forest,
near Jasper,
Jasper Co., Texas
13 June 2008

two shots posted

Photos / Sounds

What

Bar-winged Skimmer Libellula axilena

Observer

cyric

Date

June 25, 2005

Description

A Bar-winged Skimmer at Wakulla Springs SP perched on a car antenna.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Bar-winged Skimmer Libellula axilena

Observer

pbedell

Date

August 7, 2009

Place

(Somewhere...)
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Conservation Summary

No range data available.