Notes on the Odonates of NC
5 records
Common Name County Date Observer(s) Number Comments Record Type
1 Red Saddlebags [Tramea onusta] New Hanover 2016-12-18 Mark Shields 1 limesink ponds at Carolina Beach State Park - male at Grass Pond, where seen in Nov Photo
2 Red Saddlebags [Tramea onusta] New Hanover 2016-11-25 Mark Shields 2 limesink ponds at Carolina Beach State Park - males, 1 at Grass Pond, 1 at Cypress Pond where seen on 11-19 Photo online
3 Red Saddlebags [Tramea onusta] New Hanover 2016-11-19 Mark Shields 1 limesink pond at Carolina Beach State Park - male Photo online
4 Red Saddlebags [Tramea onusta] New Hanover 2015-11-28 Mark Shields 2 Carolina Beach State Park Photo
5 Red Saddlebags [Tramea onusta] New Hanover 2015-11-27 Mark Shields 2 2 males, Carolina Beach State Park. Photos clearly show features that distinguish Red from Carolina Saddlebags: black spots only on top of S8 and 9; most of anal loop clear; red stripe on leading edge of hindwing separated from larger hindwing spot; no purple on frons; long, slender hamules extend well beyond genital lobe. Photo online