Range & Habitat:
Found throughout the coastal plain.
Mature males are pale pruinose blue, females have large
yellowish spots on the thorax and yellow stripes on the sides of
the abdomen. Both sexes usually show an amber streak along
the leading edge of the wing.
Spangled Skimmer is similar but
has flashy black and white stigmas.
Conservation Status:State: S4 - Apparently secure in New Jersey
Global: G5 - Secure globally, but possibly rare in parts of its range
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