Scarlet Skimmer (Crocothemis servilia)

Order: Odonata (oh-do-NAY-ta) (Info)
Family: Libellulidae
Genus: Crocothemis
Species: servilia

Regional

This bug has been reportedly found in the following regions:

Hobbs, New Mexico
San Antonio, Texas

Members' Notes:

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positive
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RatingContent
Positive

On May 7, 2009, Mar_isa from San Antonio, TX (Zone 8b) wrote:

I have read that they came to Florida from Brasil in the 70s, but didn't know about Texas. They eat mosquitoes, which are many and large here. That is the reason for my positive rating.