Observation Details

General Observation Information

Observed By Bruce Grimes
Submitted By Bruce Grimes
Collection Date June 22, 2020
Observer Arrival Time 9:15 AM
Observer Departure Time 9:30 AM
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bad picture of Spot-winged Glider Montgomery Co. VA June 22,2020


Name Montgomery Co. Virginia
Notes Started observing individual Spot-winged Gliders June 18 at traffic lights (flying over carhoods for possible ovipositing) in Montgomery County, VA. Additional seen 06/21 in flight over field, and 06/22 over pond.
Latitude 37.28958 N
Longitude 80.29277 W
Elevation meters


Precipitation Scattered Clouds
Cloud Cover 40 %
Wind Speed
Wind Direction
Temperature 21 °C

Flight Behavior

Minimum Height 1 m
Maximum Height 6 m
Behavior Description Did not observe flying for more than 60 seconds when it perched for a short time, then flew off
Proportion Observed All
Flight Type
Flight Direction
Observed Behaviors patrolling

Observed Taxa


Identification Confidence

Percentage of Flight

Spot-winged Glider High 100 %

Coincident Taxa

Description of Coincident Taxa 0

Point Counts

Point counts were not provided
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