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June 7, 2010 — LaCrosse County

Veteran's Memorial Park Ponds. Park is 1/2 mile west of West Salem on Hwy 16.

Common Green Darner (Anax junius)
Observed
males on patrol and 2 pair in tandem
Lilypad Clubtail (Arigomphus furcifer)
Photographed
1 male
Photo of Lilypad Clubtail
Photo of Lilypad Clubtail
Common Baskettail (Epitheca cynosura)
Observed
10-15 males on patrol
Black Saddlebags (Tramea lacerata)
Observed
5-8 males on patrol
Common Whitetail (Plathemis lydia)
Observed
1 male on patrol
Dot-tailed Whiteface (Leucorrhinia intacta)
Observed
4-5 pairs in tandem and many others on territory
Twelve-spotted Skimmer (Libellula pulchella)
Observed
1 female ovipositing. Several males on patrol
Widow Skimmer (Libellula luctuosa)
Observed
2 tenerals making their first flights away from the pond.
Marsh Bluet (Enallagma ebrium)
Observed
dozens including pairs in tandem and ovipositing.