Dot-tailed Whiteface (female) – 5/31/20
Observer: Josh Simons
Observation Date: 5/31/20
Observation Time: 2:00 p.m.
Observation Location: Moose Hill area
Common Name: Dot-tailed Whiteface dragonfly (female)
Scientific Name: Leucorrhinia intacta
Comments: The Dot-tailed Whiteface dragonfly (Leucorrhina intacta) is a member of the Skimmer family, Libellulidae. There are over a thousand species in this brightly-colored family gracing the skies worldwide. A tenth of those are native to North America, making Skimmers the largest American dragonfly family.