Here are a couple dragonflies I saw at Bubbling Ponds recently. The Flame Skimmer is a dragonfly of the Southwest, they are native to western North America. Their distinguishing characteristic is dark red-orange body. The females are usually darker than the males. The Blue-Eyed Darner is a common dragonfly in the western United States, spotted… Read More DRAGONFLIES
Back to one of my favorite places, KACHINA WETLANDS PRESERVE. Here are some birds and bugs… OSPREY, BLUE EYED DARNER, DAINTY SULPHUR, and LESSER GOLDFINCH.
Here is a cool dragonfly and damselfly. DAMSEL AND DRAGONFLIES
Dragonflies are insects that have a head, three section thorax, and an abdomen. They are also characterized by two large multifaceted eyes, two pair of transparent wings, and an elongated body. Damselflies are similar, but they are generally smaller and lighter in build. What is the main difference between a dragonfly and a damselfly? Damselflies… Read More DAMSEL AND DRAGONFLIES