1508Safford area, Graham County, AZ
- Aug 19, 2014Rich Bailowitz and I looked at three ponds in the Safford area. They included Dankworth Pond, Roper Lake and Frye Creek pond. A total of 39 species were found.
Common Green Darner - 15
Blue-eyed Darner - 15Ringtail sp - 1Red-tailed Pennant - 6Four-spotted Pennant - 12Halloween Pennant - 1 ( there are now around five records of this species in the state all at Roper Lake)Checkered Setwing - 30Black Setwing- 2Swift Setwing- 1 (this species is only known from three localities in the state. This is the first record south of the Gila River)Western Pondhawk - 25
Comanche Skimmer - 30Neon Skimmer- 5Widow Skimmer - 60Flame Skimmer - 40Marl Pennant - 20Roseate Skimmer - 7Blue Dasher - 100+Wandering Glider- 6Mexican Amberwing - 1Eastern Amberwing - 3Variegated Meadowhawk - 25Striped Saddlebags - 1Black Saddlebags - 100+
Red Saddlebags - 15Plateau Spreadwing- 2Kiowa Dancer - 12Powdered Dancer - 1Aztec Dancer - 8Blue-ringed Dancer - 6double-striped Bluet - 10Tule Bluet- 15Familiar Bluet - 100+Arroyo Bluet - 4Desert Forktail - 1Pacific Forktail - 2Mexican Forktail - 12Black-fronted Forktail - 1Citrine Forktail- 100+Desert Firetail - 8