Spot-winged Meadowhawk, Sympetrum signiferum, in N. Cochise Co., AZ
October 14, 2012
Species: Spot-winged Meadowhawk
Location: Muleshoe Ranch: Bass Canyon
The Spot-winged Meadowhawk in AZ is regularly found in the Southeast corner of the state (Paulson 2009) including southern Cochise Co.
On 14 October 2012 a male was found in Hot Springs Canyon, just a few miles South of the county limit. This record is one of the northernmost for the species in the state (Richard Bailowitz, personal communication.)