Black-tailed Skimmer (Orthetrum cancellatum)



Male Black-tailed Skimmer Photo David Kitching 2005


Female Black-tailed Skimmer Photo © Ian Waller 2005

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Distribution map for Black-tailed Skimmer
Large dot = Proven breeding,
Medium dot = Probable breeding,
Small dot = Possible breeding
Open rectangle = Pre 1980 records only
Open rectangle with bar = Uncorroborated record
Red dots show tetrads in which species has only been recorded since 1991 or where breeding status has been raised since 1991.

Flight period histogram
Flight period


Male Black-tailed Skimmer Photo © David Kitching 2004


Teneral female Black-tailed Skimmer Photo © David Kitching 2007

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© David Kitching 2014

Last updated 2.1.2014