Swift Setwing (Dythemis velox)

Order: Odonata (oh-do-NAY-ta) (Info)
Family: Libellulidae
Genus: Dythemis
Species: velox

Regional

This bug has been reportedly found in the following regions:

Roswell, New Mexico
Tulsa, Oklahoma
Burnet, Texas
Grapevine, Texas
San Antonio, Texas

Members' Notes:

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Neutral

On Sep 3, 2006, MarvinB from Burnet, TX wrote:

These are quite common on our ranch in Burnet County, TX.

Positive

On Aug 31, 2006, GD_Rankin from San Antonio, TX (Zone 9a) wrote:

This little gal was fairly skitish, but finally let me get close enough to snap a few photos. Evediently that don't happen often. I've only seen photos of males in my search.