Four-spotted Skimmer

Order: Odonata
- Suborder: Anisoptera (Dragonfly)
- - Family: Skimmers (Libellulidae)
- - - Genus: Libellula
- - - - Species: quadrimaculata

Males and females in this species are difficult to separate except at close range.

Identification Tips

Four-spotted Skimmer, Male, Sunrise Lake, Apache, AZ, 12 June 2016
Four-spotted Skimmer, Male, Sunrise Lake, Apache, AZ, 12 June 2016

Species to compare (enter common name)

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    Four-spotted Skimmer, Male, Sunrise Lake, Apache, AZ, 1 June 2018
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    Four-spotted Skimmer, Male, Bog Tank, Apache, AZ, 18 June 2009
  • Four-spotted Skimmer
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  • Four-spotted Skimmer
    Four-spotted Skimmer, Female, Hulsey Lake, Apache, AZ, 22 July 2019
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    Four-spotted Skimmer, Female, Hulsey Lake, Apache, AZ, 22 July 2019
  • Four-spotted Skimmer
    Four-spotted Skimmer, Female, Snow Flat (Mt. Graham), Graham, AZ, 21 June 2014
  • Four-spotted Skimmer
    Four-spotted Skimmer, Female, Sheep Crossing stream, Apache, AZ, 5 June 2010
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