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July 7, 2013 — Rock County

Detention pond and surrounding prairie on west side of Beloit, WI. In the triangle made by 3 roads: S. Madison Road (= Hwy. 213), Whipple St., and Frederick St.

Common Green Darner (Anax junius)
Photographed
Ovipositing pair; female coloration similar to male's
Photo of Common Green Darner
Black Saddlebags (Tramea lacerata)
Photographed
Common in flight
Photo of Black Saddlebags
Photo of Black Saddlebags
Blue Dasher (Pachydiplax longipennis)
Photographed
Several males
Photo of Blue Dasher
Common Whitetail (Plathemis lydia)
Photographed
Several males
Photo of Common Whitetail
Photo of Common Whitetail
Eastern Amberwing (Perithemis tenera)
Photographed
Only one noted
Photo of Eastern Amberwing
Eastern Pondhawk (Erythemis simplicicollis)
Photographed
Several males
Photo of Eastern Pondhawk
Halloween Pennant (Celithemis eponina)
Photographed
Common away from the water
Photo of Halloween Pennant
Twelve-spotted Skimmer (Libellula pulchella)
Photographed
Several males in flight. One kept attacking a perched widow skimmer
Photo of Twelve-spotted Skimmer
Photo of Twelve-spotted Skimmer
Photo of Twelve-spotted Skimmer
Widow Skimmer (Libellula luctuosa)
Photographed
A few males noted
Photo of Widow Skimmer
Boreal Bluet (Enallagma boreale)
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Only one seen
Photo of Boreal Bluet
Photo of Boreal Bluet
Skimming Bluet (Enallagma geminatum)
Photographed
A few seen
Photo of Skimming Bluet