2683 thumb NPS National Capital Region Odonata

A list of the dragonflies and damselflies that have been observed in the National Parks of the National Capital Region. This includes parks like Catoctin Mountain Park, Harpers Ferry National Historic Park, Prince William Forest Park, Manassas National Battlefield Park, and Wolf Trap National ...more ↓

Small
Shadow Darner 1
Aeshna umbrosa
Small
Common Green Darner 2
Anax junius
Small
Great Spreadwing 3
Archilestes grandis
Small
Blue-fronted Dancer 2
Argia apicalis
2461485389 35296427d3 m
Violet Dancer 4
Argia fumipennis violacea
Small
Powdered Dancer 5
Argia moesta
Small
Blue-ringed Dancer 6
Argia sedula
Small
Blue-tipped Dancer 7
Argia tibialis
Small
Dusky Dancer 8
Argia translata
Small
Vivid Dancer 9
Argia vivida
Small
Springtime Darner 11
Basiaeschna janata
Small
Fawn Darner 12
Boyeria vinosa
Small
Ebony Jewelwing 13
Calopteryx maculata
Small
Calico Pennant 14
Celithemis elisa
Small
Halloween Pennant 15
Celithemis eponina
Small
Stream Cruiser 20
Didymops transversa
Small
Black-shouldered Spinyleg 6
Dromogomphus spinosus
2867038790 f8ec11da31 m
Double-striped Bluet 21
Enallagma basidens
3717713664 47be1f7697 m
Familiar Bluet 22
Enallagma civile
Small
Big Bluet 23
Enallagma durum
Small
Marsh Bluet 24
Enallagma ebrium
Small
Stream Bluet 2
Enallagma exsulans
Small
Skimming Bluet 25
Enallagma geminatum
Small
Orange Bluet 26
Enallagma signatum
Small
Swamp Darner 16
Epiaeschna heros
Small
Common Baskettail 27
Epitheca cynosura
Small
Prince Baskettail 28
Epitheca princeps
Small
Eastern Ringtail 29
Erpetogomphus designatus
Small
Eastern Pondhawk 30
Erythemis simplicicollis
Small
Clubtails 10
Gomphidae
Small
Spine-crowned Clubtail 24
Gomphus abbreviatus
Small
Lancet Clubtail 16
Gomphus exilis
Small
Midland Clubtail 25
Gomphus fraternus
Small
Splendid Clubtail 32
Gomphus lineatifrons
Small
Ashy Clubtail 6
Gomphus lividus
Small
Cobra Clubtail 33
Gomphus vastus
Small
Dragonhunter 6
Hagenius brevistylus
Small
American Rubyspot 35
Hetaerina americana
4253479783 68b2eb33e5 m
Fragile Forktail 36
Ischnura posita
Small
Eastern Forktail 1
Ischnura verticalis
Small
Blue Corporal 5
Ladona deplanata
Small
Southern Pygmy Clubtail 37
Lanthus vernalis
Small
Slender Spreadwing 1
Lestes rectangularis
Small
Swamp Spreadwing 35
Lestes vigilax
Small
Bar-winged Skimmer 6
Libellula axilena
Small
Slaty Skimmer 13
Libellula incesta
Small
Widow Skimmer 38
Libellula luctuosa
Small
Twelve-spotted Skimmer 40
Libellula pulchella
Small
Painted Skimmer 41
Libellula semifasciata
Small
Great Blue Skimmer 23
Libellula vibrans
Small
Skimmers 42
Libellulidae
Small
Swift River Cruiser 6
Macromia illinoiensis
Small
Swift River Cruiser 16
Macromia illinoiensis illinoiensis
Small
Western River Cruiser 43
Macromia magnifica
Small
Royal River Cruiser 33
Macromia taeniolata
Small
Sedge Sprite 1
Nehalennia irene
Small
Umber Shadowdragon 35
Neurocordulia obsoleta
Small
Blue Dasher 44
Pachydiplax longipennis
Small
Wandering Glider 45
Pantala flavescens
Small
Spot-winged Glider 46
Pantala hymenaea
Small
Eastern Amberwing 29
Perithemis tenera
Small
Common Whitetail 39
Plathemis lydia
Small
Mocha Emerald 47
Somatochlora linearis
Small
Eastern Least Clubtail 40
Stylogomphus albistylus
Small
Arrow Clubtail 48
Stylurus spiniceps
Small
Blue-faced Meadowhawk 5
Sympetrum ambiguum
Small
Cherry-faced Meadowhawk 32
Sympetrum internum
Small
Autumn Meadowhawk 5
Sympetrum vicinum

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