Daily Archives: July 1, 2014

Random Insect: Eastern pondhawk

Eastern pondhawks (Odonata: Libellulidae: Erythemis simplicicollis) can be found throughout eastern North America and into the southwest.¬†They’re particularly common near ponds with floating¬†plants, and are often seen perched low on foliage. Their aquatic larvae hunt small arthropods in the water, … Continue reading

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