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Tramea lacerata (Black Saddlebags) is a species of Odonata in the family skimmers. They are associated with freshwater habitat. They are native to The Nearctic. They are solitary, diurnal carnivores. Individuals can grow to 53 mm. They have parental care (female provides care). They rely on gliding, flight, and swimming to move around.

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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/NBO_0000369
  • Definition: Behavior related to the expansion lateral surface of the body with the intention of increasing the wind resistance against the body and hence reducing the speed of falling.
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Black Saddlebags. View this species on GBIF