Yellow-sided 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.


Yellow-sided Skimmer
Libellula flavida
1.7-2.0" M-Jun — M-Aug
Uncommon.
Habitat: Grassy seeps and sunny bogs w/ sphagnum. Small sand-bottomed streams. Adults perch near nymphal habitat. Forages in clearings.
Yellow-sided Skimmer (M)

Male
July 4, 1998
Wesley Lane
Bob Solem

Yellow-sided Skimmer (M)

Male
July 4, 1998
Wesley Lane
Bob Solem

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