Carolina Saddlebags Dragonfly (Tramea carolina)

CENTRAL FLORIDA CRITTER OF THE DAY: Carolina Saddlebags Dragonfly (Tramea carolina)

These guys and gals are always perching about 5-6 feet off the ground and surprisingly away from the pond area. Leave some tall, dried vegetation or thin dead branches as a landing site.

Learn: http://www.odonatacentral.org/index.php/FieldGuideAction.get/id/47653

Shown on a dead stem of Florida Native Plant Elderberry.

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