Early Giant Darner, Anax walsinghami, in Maricopa Co., AZ
March 15, 2015
Species: Giant Darner
Location: Jewel of the Creek Preserve
A male Giant Darner was flying on 15 March 2015 at the Jewel of the Creek Preserve, Maricopa Co. - see photos below. Along with a record of the species on the same date in 2013, this is the earliest that this darner has been found in the state.