September 8, 2016 — LaCrosse County
Private retention pond on west side of Timberwood Lane in Holmen
1 male patrolling around pool. Took a long-distance shot that clearly shows the thoracic stripes to verify ID.
Common Green Darner (Anax junius)
1 male patrolling. Flushed a few tenerals.
Autumn Meadowhawk (Sympetrum vicinum)
Several including pairs in tandem
Black Saddlebags (Tramea lacerata)
Flushed a few tenerals
Eastern Pondhawk (Erythemis simplicicollis)
Red Saddlebags (Tramea onusta)
Flushed 1 teneral
Twelve-spotted Skimmer (Libellula pulchella)
20-30 including pairs ovipositing and in wheel.
Eastern Forktail (Ischnura verticalis)
15-20 including pairs in wheel.