Great Blue Skimmer

Place name abbreviations: MPEA - Middle Patuxent Environment Area; PRSP - Patuxent River State Park; PVSP - Patapsco River Valley State Park; WMA - Wildlife Management Area.

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Species common name
Scientific name
Length (in inches; M and F if different) Flight season
Relative abundance
Habitat.


Great Blue Skimmer
Libellula vibrans
2.2-2.5" L-Apr — L-Aug
Common.
Habitat: Forest dragonfly of shaded slow-moving or still waters; shrub-swamp, bottomlands. Unwary.
Great Blue Skimmer (M)

Male
March 31, 2013
Daniels Road, PVSP
Bonnie Ott

Great Blue Skimmer (M)

Male
June 3, 2012
Hugg-Thomas WMA
Bonnie Ott

Great Blue Skimmer (M)

Male
May 30, 2012
Woodstock (Cavey Lane)
Russ Ruffing

Great Blue Skimmer (M)

Male
May 31, 2013
Daniels Road, PVSP
Bonnie Ott

Great Blue Skimmer

June 2, 2014
Columbia
Linda Hunt

Great Blue Skimmer

June 9, 2016
MPEA
Bonnie Ott

Great Blue Skimmer (F)

Female
June 22, 2013
Harpers Choice
Linda Hunt

Great Blue Skimmer (F)

Female
June 22, 2013
Harpers Choice
Linda Hunt

Great Blue Skimmer (F)

Female
June 3, 1998
Vantage Point, Columbia
Bob Solem

Great Blue Skimmer (F)

Female
June 3, 1998
Vantage Point, Columbia
Bob Solem