Roseate Skimmer Dragonfly (Orthemis ferruginea)

CENTRAL FLORIDA CRITTER OF THE DAY: Roseate Skimmer Dragonfly (Orthemis ferruginea)

Male. Predatory in both larval and adult stages. Was landing on the dried stems of Ironweed.

Adult Diet: insects

Learn: http://www.odonatacentral.org/index.php/FieldGuideAction.get/id/47384

Learn more: http://bugguide.net/node/view/2708

Shown on Florida Native Plant: GIANT IRONWEED (Vernonia gigantea)

My take:
A Dozen Dragonflies
https://floridawildlifegardentails.wordpress.com/2016/06/21/a-dozen-dragonflies/

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