Insect identification

Asked October 30, 2017, 5:44 PM EDT

What is this insect called?

Wayne County Michigan insect identification

1 Response

Hello,

This is a dragonfly, since it is holding its wings out flat when at rest. It looks like a Black Saddlebags Skimmer. Here is some info to compare with what you have-

http://uwm.edu/field-station/black-saddlebags-dragonfly-family-libellulidae/


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