Appalachian Jewelwing

Calopteryx angustipennis

Summary 4

Calopteryx angustipennis is a species of damselfly in the family Calopterygidae known commonly as the Appalachian jewelwing. It is endemic to the United States, where it occurs in the southeastern and eastern states as far north as New York. It lives near rivers and streams, especially near riffles.

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  1. (c) Paul Bedell, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), uploaded by pbedell, http://www.flickr.com/photos/40563282@N03/7902492608
  2. (c) Jim Johnson, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND), http://www.inaturalist.org/photos/592827
  3. (c) Diana-Terry Hibbitts, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), http://www.inaturalist.org/photos/3058245
  4. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Calopteryx_angustipennis

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