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1 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 1965-05-22 Paulson DR 3 bog pond, Durham Co. line 2.0 mi W on rte 1718, male=2, female=1 Collect
2 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 1965-06-06 Paulson DR & ML 7 bog pond, Durham Co. line 2.0 mi W on rte 1718, male=5, female=2 Collect
3 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 1966-06-13 Grier HJ 2 University L, Chapel Hill, male=2 Collect
4 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 1966-06-16 Grier HJ 1 University L, Chapel Hill, male=1 Collect
5 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 1975-07-06 R. Duncan Cuyler 1 sex=FEMALE, city=Duke Forest, source=R DUNCAN CUYLER COLLECTION-FSCA Collect
6 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2000-06-13 BB 1 OCMO - adult male perched Sight
7 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2001-05-24 R. Emmitt 0 OCMO - several adults Sight
8 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2002-06-16 C. Bockhahn H. Geiser 1 OCMO - One female observed perched on a leaf at the upper pond, the temperature was 80 F and the time was 14:20 pm. Sight
9 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2002-06-26 H. Geiser 1 ENRI - One male observed perched on a stick at Pleasant Green Access at a pond-like water impoundment. The time was 14:30 pm and the temperature was 85 F. Sight
10 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2002-07-05 A. Wallace 1 ENRI - One female observed in a field habitat perched in the powerline at Pleasant Green Access. The time was 14:00 pm and the temperature was 90 F. Sight
11 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2002-07-10 K. Bagy H. Geiser 3 OCMO - Three males observed perching and flying at the upper pond. The time observed between was 15:00 pm and 16:00 pm. The temperature was 94F. Sight
12 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2002-07-22 H. Geiser K. Bagy 2 OCMO - Two males observed perching on tall grass at the lower pond. The time observed between was 14:30 pm and 15:30 pm. The temperature was 93 F. Sight
13 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2002-08-06 CB, BB, KB, HG 1 ENRI - One male observed flying over the river above the Pleasant Green Access. The time observed was between 13:00pm -15:00pm and the temperature was 85 F. Sight
14 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2003-06-08 Adrienne Wallace 1 OCMO - Seen perched on a Cedar tree near the lower pond at Occoneechee. The male dragonfly was seen at 4:00p.m. It was cloudy and at 85*F. Sight
15 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2003-06-08 J. Rose 0 OCMO - several adult males, a few females and immature Sight
16 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2003-06-21 R. Emmitt 0 OCMO - common Sight
17 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2003-06-22 P. Coin 0 OCMO - common Sight
18 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2006-06-26 E. Corey, J. Gwinn 1 OCMO Sight
19 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2006-08-05 C. Greiner 1 OCMO - dragonfly hike. Sight
20 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2007-05-28 Emmitt 1 Emmitt pond Sight
21 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2007-06-02 R Emmitt, R Rittmaster 4 Eno River State Park, Buckquarter tract Sight
22 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2007-06-23 R. Emmitt 10 Oconeechee SNA Sight
23 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2008-05-29 Jeffrey Pippen 2 Duke Forest Blackwood Division Sight
24 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2008-06-11 Jeffrey Pippen 3 Duke Forest Korstian Division Sight
25 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2008-06-18 Jeffrey Pippen 1 Duke Forest Blackwood Division Sight
26 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2009-06-04 R. Emmitt 30 Tree Frog Nursery Photo
27 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2009-06-06 R. Emmitt, R Rittmaster 10 ENRI Pleasant Green Access Sight
28 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2009-06-11 R. Emmitt 3 Emmitt Estate and pond nearby Sight
29 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2009-06-13 R. Emmitt 3 Ayrmont Park in Hillsborough Sight
30 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2009-07-02 E. Corey 1 ENRI - Pleasant Green Access - male Sight
31 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2010-05-09 R. Emmitt R. Rittmaster 2 Eno River State Park Photo
32 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2010-06-01 R. Emmitt 12 Occoneechee ponds Sight
33 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2012-05-12 John Petranka 1 Occoneechee Mountain SNA (OCMO). Around margins of upper pond. - Male. Photo
34 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2012-07-09 Randy Emmitt, Erik Svensson 1 Eno River SP at Cole Mill and Occoneechee State Preserve - Occoneechee fresh male Sight
35 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2013-06-22 Mike Turner 5 Occoneechee Mt. SNA Sight
36 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2013-06-29 Mike Turner 5 Occoneechee Mountain State Natural Area - males; ponds Sight
37 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2013-07-04 R Emmitt 6 Oconeechee ponds Sight
38 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2013-07-11 B. Bockhahn, K. Kittelberger, E. Tatum 10 OCMO Sight
39 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2013-07-16 Kyle Kittelberger, Brian Bockhahn, Edith Tatum 10 odeing at Occoneechee Mountain Sight
40 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2014-05-24 John Petranka 1 Mount Sinai Road, marshy area/power line clearing opposite Duke Forest gate #23. - Female Photo
41 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2014-05-25 John Petranka 6 Gold Park, Hillsborough. Storm water retention pond. - Males. Photo
42 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2014-05-31 Mike Turner 12 Occoneechee Mountain State Natural Area - 6 males 6 female/imm.males; upper and lower pond Sight
43 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2015-05-12 John Petranka 1 Occoneechee Mountain SNA (OCMO). Upper pond. - Male. Photo
44 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2015-05-19 John Petranka 2 Blackwood Farm Park pond. - Males. Photo
45 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2015-05-26 Owen McConnell 1 Ayr Mount - male Photo online
46 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2015-06-21 John Petranka 10 Blackwood Farm Park, near jct. NC 86 and New Hope Church Rd.. - Males. At pond. Photo
47 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2016-05-08 John Petranka 1 Blackwood Farm Park pond. Male. Photo. Photo
48 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2016-05-14 John Petranka 3 Brumley Forest Preserve, Triangle Land Conservancy Preserve. Near main pond on south side of Hwy. NC 10. Males. Photo. Photo
49 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2016-05-16 John Petranka 3 Brumley Forest Preserve, Triangle Land Conservancy Preserve. North side of Hwy. NC 10. Males. Silo pond. Sight. Sight
50 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2016-06-01 John Petranka 12 Brumley Forest Preserve, Triangle Land Conservancy Preserve. Near main pond on south side of Hwy. NC 10. 10 males, 2 females. Photo. Photo
51 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2016-06-04 John Petranka 20 Brumley Forest Preserve, Triangle Land Conservancy Preserve. North side of Hwy. NC 10. Sight. Sight
52 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2016-08-08 John Petranka 1 Brumley Forest Preserve, South side of Hwy. NC 10. Main pond. Female. Photo. Photo
53 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2017-05-06 Mike TUrner 1 Occoneechee Mt. SNA - ad.male Sight
54 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2017-05-11 John Petranka 3 Brumley Forest Preserve, South side of Hwy. NC 10. Main pond. - Males. Photo
55 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2017-06-06 Owen McConnell 2 Ayr Mount, at pond - males Sight
56 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2018-05-14 R Emmitt 4 Occoneechee Ponds Sight
57 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2018-05-14 R Emmitt 2 Brumley Forest Sight
58 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2018-05-22 Richard Stickney 4 Occoneechee Mountain SP Sight
59 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2018-05-26 R Emmitt 12 Brumley Forest along hwy 10 Sight
60 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2018-06-04 R Emmitt 4 May's pond (Mike May's sister) Sight
61 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2018-06-09 John Petranka, Sally Gewalt. 10 Brumley Forest Preserve, North side of Hwy. NC 10 at silo pond. - Males. Photo
62 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2018-06-16 R Emmitt 8 Oconeechee State Preserve ponds Sight
63 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2018-06-30 John Petranka, Sally Gewalt. 4 Gold Park, Hillsborough. At stormwater retention pond. - Males. Sight
64 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2018-07-05 Jan Hansen 2 Brumley Forest Preserve, North side of Hwy 10, Silo Pond. Photo
65 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2018-07-08 Jan Hansen 4 Occoneechee State Natural Area - Lower pond Sight
66 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2019-04-22 John Petranka 1 Boggy area across from Duke Forest Gate 23, Mount Sinai Road. - Male, immature coloration. Photo
67 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2019-04-27 John Petranka 1 Brumley Forest Preserve, North side of Hwy. NC 10. - Female. Photo
68 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2019-05-06 R. Emmitt 6 Eno River access, the old dam. Sight
69 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2019-05-07 R. Emmitt 20 Brumley Forest Preserve. Sight
70 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2019-05-09 R. Emmitt 1 Occoneechee Mountain State Preserve ponds Sight
71 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2019-05-10 R. Emmitt 5 Eno River State Park Cole Mill Access powerline Sight
72 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2019-05-17 R. Emmitt 4 duke forest power line on rt 751 Sight
73 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2019-05-17 R. Emmitt 12 Eno River State Park Pleasant Green Access. Sight
74 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2019-05-19 Mike Turner, Conrad & ALyssa Wernett 25 Occoneechee Mt. SNA Sight
75 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2019-05-20 R. Emmitt 15 Occoneechee State Preserve ponds. Sight
76 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2019-05-27 R. Emmitt 26 Brumley Forest north Sight
77 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2019-05-30 R. Emmitt 32 Brumley Forest ponds Sight
78 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2019-05-30 John Petranka 2 Eno River State Park (ENRI) Cole Mill Section along powerline. - Males. Photo
79 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2019-06-21 John Petranka 5 Brumley Forest Preserve, south side of Hwy. NC 10. Sight
80 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2020-06-01 John Petranka 3 Power line cut in Duke Forest off of NC751. - Females. Photo
81 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2020-06-12 John Petranka 1 Johnston Mill Preserve along power line cut. - Male Photo
82 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2021-05-09 John Petranka 1 Duke Forest, powerline corridor crossing NC 751. - Male. Photo
83 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2021-05-19 John Petranka 5 Brumley Preserve south of old NC 10. Photo
84 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2021-06-05 John Petranka 1 Duke Forest Road off of University Station Road. - Female Photo
85 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2021-06-18 Harry LeGrand, Lori Arent 2 Occoneechee Mountain SNA - ponds Photo
86 Spangled Skimmer [Libellula cyanea] Orange 2021-06-23 John Petranka 5 Brumley Preserve north of old NC 10. Photo