Posts Tagged ‘other flying objects’

Other Flying Objects: Ebony Jewelwings

Other Flying Objects: Ebony Jewelwings

By josh | Nature, Wildlife

Ebony Jewelwings are happily a common sight around moving water in our area- they were [&hellip

Bluets in Love

Bluets in Love

By josh | Nature, Wildlife

Happy Valentines Day!   Recommend on Facebook Share on google plus Pin it on pinterest [&hellip

Other Flying Objects- Band-Winged Meadowhawk

Other Flying Objects- Band-Winged Meadowhawk

By josh | Nature, Wildlife

Meadowhawks (genus Sympetrum) can be pretty tough to ID in the field without handling them [&hellip

Other Flying Objects: Blue Dasher

Other Flying Objects: Blue Dasher

By josh | Nature, Wildlife

The blue dasher is one of the more spectacular dragonflies common in northern New England [&hellip

Other Flying Objects: Twelve-Spotted Skimmer

Other Flying Objects: Twelve-Spotted Skimmer

By josh | Nature, Wildlife

Sticking with the skimmer theme, the poorly-named Twelve-Spotted Skimmer is another of the King Skimmers [&hellip

Other Flying Objects: Widow Skimmer

Other Flying Objects: Widow Skimmer

By josh | Nature, Wildlife

Widow Skimmers are large, common dragonflies of the genus Libellula (King Skimmers), which also includes other [&hellip

Other Flying Objects: White-Faced Hornet

Other Flying Objects: White-Faced Hornet

By josh | Nature, Wildlife

I’ve had an unfortunate run-in or two with white-faced hornets.¬† There’s nothing quite like having [&hellip