Pair Widow Skimmers

Dragonfly numbers have been low so far this year.


This female widow skimmer is one of the few I’ve photographed this summer.


The male widow skimmer landed right in front of me. Their range covers most of the U.S. except out west from Montana down to Nevada and Utah.

I hope dragonfly numbers increase in our yard.


8 responses to this post.

  1. Posted by Therese Beavers on July 5, 2016 at 6:15 am

    Beautiful photos! Now, I know the name of the dragonfly that frequents my yard. Thanks, Teach!


  2. Beautiful subjects and great photography.


  3. We have more here this year than I’ve ever seen.
    Nice shots!


  4. Nice photos, I love the black and gold of the first one.


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