Male Keeled Skimmer

Wildlife in the Garden
Male Keeled Skimmer by Petar Sabol

Image details - Male Keeled Skimmer

Photographer: Petar Sabol (see profile)
Competition: Competition 13
Category: Wildlife in the Garden
Location: Goričan, Croatia


I photographed this ornate Orthetrum coerulescens (male keeled skimmer) dragonfly whilst it rested on a vibrant Echinacea flower in a garden.

Having a garden full of flowers not only attracts many butterfly species but also other insects like dragonflies especially if there is a pond.


3rd place - Wildlife in the Garden