Letting his freak flag fly for Flag Day

Shimmering skimmer

Shimmering skimmer

A common whitetail skimmer (Libellula lydia) holding his impressive checkerboard banners out for all to see and admire.

He looks like a powder-blue biplane at the end of a reedy runway, ready for takeoff.

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