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    • Eight-spotted Skimmer
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    • Libellula forensis

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Recent observations

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Eight-spotted Skimmer Libellula forensis

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richardwasson

Date

July 3, 2015

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richardwasson

Date

July 3, 2015

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Eight-spotted Skimmer Libellula forensis

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garychang

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June 19, 2015 12:24 PM PDT

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Eight-spotted Skimmer Libellula forensis

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alexshepard

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June 26, 2015 03:45 PM PDT

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Eight-spotted Skimmer Libellula forensis

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brewbooks

Date

June 25, 2015 08:21 AM PDT

Description

Black and white dragonfly, female Libellula forensis (Eight-spotted Skimmer) , thanks to speech path girl for ID help.

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Eight-spotted Skimmer Libellula forensis

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robberfly

Date

June 26, 2015

Description

Most prevalent species-of-the-day. Is this creative sexually dimorphic?

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Eight-spotted Skimmer Libellula forensis

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toddfolsom

Date

June 23, 2015 02:00 PM PDT

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Eight-spotted Skimmer Libellula forensis

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anudibranchmom

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June 9, 2015 08:35 AM PDT

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Eight-spotted Skimmer Libellula forensis

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dsp

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June 17, 2015

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Eight-spotted Skimmer Libellula forensis

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jimjohnson

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June 17, 2015

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Eight-spotted Skimmer Libellula forensis

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anudibranchmom

Date

June 15, 2015 12:23 PM PDT

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Eight-spotted Skimmer Libellula forensis

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leslie_flint

Date

June 15, 2015
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Description from Wikipedia

The Eight-spotted Skimmer (Libellula forensis) is a dragonfly of the skimmer family.

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Conservation Summary

No range data available.