Eastern Pondhawk Dragonfly (Erythemis simplicicollis)

CENTRAL FLORIDA CRITTER OF THE DAY: Eastern Pondhawk Dragonfly (Erythemis simplicicollis)

This species of dragonfly is noted for low flying and resting on the ground.

Dragonflies are beneficial in both larval stage (aquatic) and as adults where they take flying insects. Some in this species are blue at certain stages of development.

Learn: http://www.odonatacentral.org/index.php/FieldGuideAction.get/id/46982

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