Common Whitetail, Plathemis lydia, in Santa Cruz Co., AZ: new late flying date for the state
November 15, 2014
Species: Common Whitetail
Location: Sonoita Creek
The Common Whitetail in Arizona had until now not been found later than 4 November. On 15 November 2014 a male of this species was observed at the Sonoita Creek State Natural Area, below Lake Patagonia (Santa Cruz Co.), thereby extending the known flight period of this species in the state by 11 days.