Widow Skimmer (m)

(Libellula luctuosa). An aggressive common dragonfly around the edges of ponds. Males commonly patrol a territory, watching intently from a perch at the water’s edge. Key field marks: black and white banded wings and pale blue/white abdomen in male. Habitat: most large ponds on the plains. Season: spring to fall. Photo by Ann Cooper.

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