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    • Coenagrionidae
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    • Narrow-winged Damselflies
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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Forktails Genus Ischnura

Observer

phototime

Date

May 3, 2016

Place

Lindale (Google, OSM)

Description

Female

Tags

Photos / Sounds

What

Aztec Dancer Argia nahuana

Observer

taogirl

Date

May 1, 2016

Photos / Sounds

What

Powdered Dancer Argia moesta

Observer

scottbuckel

Date

May 3, 2016 05:19 PM CDT

Description

I needed to take a short walk after spending the day writing and I took a few photos. Unfortunately, these are not as sharp as I would like.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Blue-ringed Dancer Argia sedula

Observer

taogirl

Date

May 1, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Vivid Dancer Argia vivida

Observer

e-albright

Date

May 3, 2016 01:21 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Vivid Dancer Argia vivida

Observer

e-albright

Date

May 3, 2016 01:15 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Vivid Dancer Argia vivida

Observer

dlbowls

Date

May 3, 2016 01:34 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Blue-fronted Dancer Argia apicalis

Observer

bob777

Date

May 1, 2016 01:18 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Familiar Bluet Enallagma civile

Observer

greglasley

Date

May 3, 2016

Description

male
image 2 shows enlargement of appendages

Photos / Sounds

What

Variable Dancer Argia fumipennis

Date

May 2, 2016 09:44 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Forktail Ischnura verticalis

Observer

scottking

Date

May 2, 2016 12:50 PM CDT

Description

Eastern Forktail, male and female
might be a new early date...
St Olaf Natural Lands
Northfield, Minnesota

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Eastern Forktail Ischnura verticalis

Observer

omayrared

Date

April 24, 2016 05:50 PM EDT

Description

Eastern forktail is a member of the damselfly family Coenagrionidae. The males are yellow-green with blue on the top of the eighth and ninth abdominal segments. The females may be orange, or less commonly yellow-green like the male. Wikipedia

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Description from Wikipedia

The insect family Coenagrionidae is found in the order Odonata and the suborder Zygoptera. The Zygoptera are the damselflies, which although less known than the dragonflies, are no less common. There are more than 1,100 species in this family, making it the largest damselfly family. Coenagrionidae has six subfamilies and they are Agriocnemidinae, Argiinae, Coenagrioninae, Ischnurinae, Leptobasinae, and Pseudagrioninae.

No range data available.
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