Golden-Winged Skimmer (Dragonfly)

That’s not really the name of this dragonfly, but it’s one I’m giving it until Google tells me otherwise. 🙂 This is a fairly large specimen, compared to the thin sticks of blue helicopters called damselflies that I’ve seen in the backyard, and the first golden-winged skimmer I’ve seen, period! This one looks like it’s drinking a Big Gulp through a giant straw, but it’s actually clinging to one of the bamboo stakes.

Golden-Winged Dragonfly

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4 thoughts on “Golden-Winged Skimmer (Dragonfly)

  1. Molto bella, vanno alla grande ultimamente le foto delle libellule, è il loro periodo.
    Ne ho fatte alcune anche io, appena riesco le inserisco nel blog 🙂
    Ciao, Pat

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