Flame Skimmer (Libuella saturata)


Male. West Eugene Wetlands, Lane Co., Oregon


Male. Wickiup Resevoir , Lane Co., Oregon


Male. West Eugene Wetlands, Lane Co., Oregon

Comment. The first Lane County record was in 2004 but the species is now locally common. It is thought to be moving northward. In August of 2009 I found one in the Cascades at Wickiup Resevoir, an elevation of about 4,500 ft.

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