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Blue-fronted Dancer Argia apicalis

Observer

cyric

Date

August 10, 2014 01:03 PM EDT

Description

A Blue-fronted Dancer at Pawtuxet Oxbows Park.

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Observer

duarte

Date

August 13, 2014

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Observer

duarte

Date

August 13, 2014

Description

Based on antehumeral thoracic bands.

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Band-winged Dragonlet Erythrodiplax umbrata

Observer

ericisley

Date

August 28, 2014 10:03 AM CDT

Description

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hyacinth glider Miathyria marcella

Observer

ericisley

Date

September 6, 2006

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Tule Bluet Enallagma carunculatum

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

August 24, 2014 12:00 PM PDT

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Common Green Darner Anax junius

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

August 24, 2014 02:09 PM PDT

Description

A lot of them around the lake. Variously pictured: a male eating a female Common Whitetail (and a blurry shot of him snatching her off the lake), a female ovipositing in mud cracks at the water's edge, and a mating pair with the female ovipositing off alternate sides of the reed they're perched on.

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Common Whitetail Plathemis lydia

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

August 24, 2014 02:26 PM PDT

Description

We watched a male patrolling over a female ovipositing in the lake, until she was snatched up by a Common Green Darner and carried off to the bushes to be eaten head-first!

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Variegated Meadowhawk Sympetrum corruptum

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

August 24, 2014 01:01 PM PDT

Description

Lots of these little pink-red fellows in the tule.

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Black Saddlebags Tramea lacerata

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

August 24, 2014 12:20 PM PDT

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Variegated Meadowhawk Sympetrum corruptum

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

August 24, 2014 12:21 PM PDT

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Observer

duarte

Date

August 14, 2014

Description

Easily told apart from similar species occuring in Portugal by the red legs.

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Gray-waisted Skimmer Cannaphila insularis

Observer

ericisley

Date

August 24, 2014 11:36 AM CDT

Description

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Neon Skimmer Libellula croceipennis

Observer

ericisley

Date

August 23, 2014

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Halloween Pennant Celithemis eponina

Observer

zooga1961

Date

August 16, 2014

Description

Sunrise hike to cattail pond

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Four-spotted Pennant Brachymesia gravida

Observer

zooga1961

Date

August 10, 2014

Description

Sunrise Hike to Cattail Pond

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Eastern Pondhawk Erythemis simplicicollis

Observer

zooga1961

Date

August 15, 2014

Description

Sunrise Hike to Cattail pond

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Checkered Setwing Dythemis fugax

Observer

zooga1961

Date

August 10, 2014

Description

Sunrise Hike to Cattail Pond

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Common Green Darner Anax junius

Observer

mcpd_biologist

Date

August 19, 2014

Description

Found damaged and floating in wetland

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Black Saddlebags Tramea lacerata

Observer

mcpd_biologist

Date

August 20, 2014

Description

Found decapitated, but alive, floating in wetland

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Eastern Pondhawk Erythemis simplicicollis

Observer

fm5050

Date

August 17, 2014 11:08 AM EDT

Description

Governor's Bridge Natural Area, P. G. Co., MD August 17, 2014

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Russet-tipped Clubtail Stylurus plagiatus

Observer

ericisley

Date

August 17, 2014 11:11 AM CDT

Description

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Big Bluet Enallagma durum

Observer

dgovoni

Date

August 16, 2014 01:57 PM EDT

Description

Big Bluet (Damselfly), Enallagma durum (Hagen, 1861). Occoquan Bay National Wildlife Refuge, Virginia, USA. Photo by David L. Govoni ©2014.

Bugguide.net: bugguide.net/node/view/18244
EOL: eol.org/pages/234822/overview

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Common Sanddragon Progomphus obscurus

Observer

ericisley

Date

August 16, 2014 08:41 AM CDT

Description

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Comanche skimmer Libellula comanche

Observer

ericisley

Date

August 16, 2014

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Pin-tailed pondhawk Erythemis plebeja

Observer

ericisley

Date

August 16, 2014

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Great Blue Skimmer Libellula vibrans

Observer

fm5050

Date

August 2, 2014 02:09 PM EDT

Description

Wooton's Landing, A. A. Co., MD August 2, 2014

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Spangled Skimmer Libellula cyanea

Observer

fm5050

Date

July 20, 2014 03:11 PM EDT

Description

Governor's Bridge Natural Area, MD July 20, 2014

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What

Blue Dasher Pachydiplax longipennis

Observer

fm5050

Date

July 20, 2014 03:44 PM EDT

Description

Governor's Bridge Natural Area, MD July 20, 2014

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What

Common Whitetail Plathemis lydia

Observer

fm5050

Date

July 20, 2014 03:47 PM EDT

Description

Governor's Bridge Natural Area, MD July 20, 2014

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2125-mini greenmother created this project on September 30, 2011
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