Twelve-spotted Skimmer

Nature in Sudbury

September 19, 2015

A willow flycatcher at Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge in Sudbury, photographed by Craig Smith.
A white-tailed deer at Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge in Sudbury, photographed by Craig Smith.
A twelve-spotted skimmer at Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge in Sudbury, photographed by Craig Smith.
A mallard at Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge in Sudbury, photographed by Craig Smith.
An eastern chipmunk at Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge in Sudbury, photographed by Craig Smith.
Craig Smith photographed an eastern chipmunk, a mallard, a twelve-spotted skimmer, a white-tailed deer, and a willow flycatcher at the Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge in Sudbury.

Twelve-spotted Skimmer at Great Meadows in Concord

July 21, 2013

A twelve-spotted skimmer at Great Meadows in Concord, photographed by Joan Chasan.
Joan Chasan photographed this twelve-spotted skimmer at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord.

Buttonbush and Dragonflies in Framingham and Wayland

July 17, 2011

A twelve-spotted skimmer in Wayland, photographed by Gerry White.
Buttonbush in Wayland, photographed by Gerry White.
Buttonbush in Wayland, photographed by Gerry White.
A dragonfly in Wayland, photographed by Gerry White.
A dragonfly in Framingham, photographed by Gerry White.
A dragonfly in Framingham, photographed by Gerry White.
A dragonfly in Framingham, photographed by Gerry White.
A dragonfly in Framingham, photographed by Gerry White.
Gerry White photographed a twelve-spotted skimmer and buttonbush at the Sudbury River boat landing on Route 20 in Wayland.  He also photographed unidentified dragonflies there and in Framingham.  Know the species?  Let us know!