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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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mikepatterson

Date

May 14, 2015 09:38 AM PDT

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Eight-spotted Skimmer Libellula forensis

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forester93

Date

June 9, 2015

Description

Dragonfly perched on stem at pond near Snoqualmie Falls.

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Eight-spotted Skimmer Libellula forensis

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bridgetspencer

Date

August 21, 2014 06:10 AM PDT

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Eight-spotted Skimmer Libellula forensis

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bug_eric

Date

August 4, 2014

Description

Large dragonfly with distinctive spotting on wings (male).

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Eight-spotted Skimmer Libellula forensis

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ejean22

Date

June 17, 2014 04:00 PM PDT

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Eight-spotted Skimmer Libellula forensis

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birdgal5

Date

August 30, 2013

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Eight-spotted Skimmer Libellula forensis

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jmaughn

Date

September 11, 2015

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Eight-spotted Skimmer Libellula forensis

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jimjohnson

Date

August 20, 2015

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Eight-spotted Skimmer Libellula forensis

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greglasley

Date

August 17, 2015

Description

male. There was a 1 acre rain pond at this location from recent rains even though it is not shown on the map

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Eight-spotted Skimmer Libellula forensis

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lonnyholmes

Date

August 15, 2015 08:42 AM PDT

Description

Male

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Eight-spotted Skimmer Libellula forensis

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abr

Date

August 6, 2015 01:17 PM PDT

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Eight-spotted Skimmer Libellula forensis

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jimjohnson

Date

July 29, 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

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