This vividly colored, lavender dragonfly is known as a Roseate Skimmer. It was observed and photographed in far southeast Dallas County near Wolf Springs Road and India Road.

Observation Details

CountyDallas
Center map
Get Directions
CityUnincorporated
DateAug 18, 2012
Time of DayAfternoon
TemperatureWarm (70-89°F/21-32°C)
WeatherOvercast
HabitatAgricultural-Pasture
Type of BehaviorStationary
GenderMale
MaturityAdult
ObserverChris Jackson