2982 thumb Odonata of Colleyville Nature Center - Colleyville, Texas

These are the Odonata (dragonflies and damselflies) found at Colleyville Nature Center.*

The following have short, early flight seasons generally starting around March and ending well before June:
-Epitheca cynosura
-E. petechialis
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Small
Blue Dasher 1
Pachydiplax longipennis
Small
Twelve-spotted Skimmer 2
Libellula pulchella
Small
Neon Skimmer 3
Libellula croceipennis
Small
Great Blue Skimmer 4
Libellula vibrans
Small
Slaty Skimmer 5
Libellula incesta
Small
Band-winged Dragonlet 6
Erythrodiplax umbrata
Small
Common Green Darner 7
Anax junius
Small
Cyrano Darner 8
Nasiaeschna pentacantha
Small
Swamp Darner 9
Epiaeschna heros
Small
Prince Baskettail 10
Epitheca princeps
Small
Dot-winged Baskettail 11
Epitheca petechialis
Small
Common Baskettail 12
Epitheca cynosura
Small
Roseate Skimmer 13
Orthemis ferruginea
Small
Widow Skimmer 14
Libellula luctuosa
Small
Halloween Pennant 3
Celithemis eponina
Small
Eastern Pondhawk 15
Erythemis simplicicollis
Small
Great Pondhawk 11
Erythemis vesiculosa
Small
Spot-winged Glider 16
Pantala hymenaea
Small
Wandering Glider 17
Pantala flavescens
Small
Black Saddlebags 11
Tramea lacerata
Small
Red Saddlebags 18
Tramea onusta
Small
Checkered Setwing 3
Dythemis fugax
Small
Swift Setwing 3
Dythemis velox
Small
Eastern Amberwing 18
Perithemis tenera
Small
Variegated Meadowhawk 19
Sympetrum corruptum
Small
Blue-faced Meadowhawk 20
Sympetrum ambiguum
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Fragile Forktail 21
Ischnura posita
Small
Rambur's Forktail 11
Ischnura ramburii
Small
Citrine Forktail 22
Ischnura hastata
Small
Familiar Bluet 23
Enallagma civile
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Double-striped Bluet 24
Enallagma basidens
Small
Great Spreadwing 25
Archilestes grandis
Small
American Rubyspot 26
Hetaerina americana
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Orange Bluet 3
Enallagma signatum
Small
Blue-ringed Dancer 11
Argia sedula
Small
Blue-fronted Dancer 7
Argia apicalis
Small
Desert Firetail 27
Telebasis salva
Small
Plateau Spreadwing 27
Lestes alacer
Small
Jade Clubtail 3
Arigomphus submedianus
Small
Autumn Meadowhawk 20
Sympetrum vicinum
Small
Comanche Skimmer 11
Libellula comanche
Small
Powdered Dancer 20
Argia moesta
Small
Stream Bluet 7
Enallagma exsulans
Small
Southern Spreadwing 12
Lestes australis
Small
Ebony Jewelwing 5
Calopteryx maculata
Small
Four-spotted Pennant 11
Brachymesia gravida
Small
Dusky Dancer 28
Argia translata
Small
Mantled Baskettail 20
Epitheca semiaquea
Small
Stream Cruiser 29
Didymops transversa
Small
Vesper Bluet 30
Enallagma vesperum
Small
Slender Bluet 20
Enallagma traviatum
Small
Aztec Dancer 27
Argia nahuana
Small
Smoky Rubyspot 31
Hetaerina titia
Small
Flag-tailed Spinyleg 3
Dromogomphus spoliatus
Small
Black Setwing 32
Dythemis nigrescens
Small
Swift River Cruiser 11
Macromia illinoiensis
Small
Striped Saddlebags 27
Tramea calverti
Small
Sulphur-tipped Clubtail 11
Phanogomphus militaris
Small
Plains Clubtail 27
Gomphurus externus
Small
Turquoise Bluet 33
Enallagma divagans
Small
Pin-tailed Pondhawk 11
Erythemis plebeja
Small
Skimming Bluet 34
Enallagma geminatum
Small
Striped Saddlebags 27
Tramea calverti
Small
Kiowa Dancer 35
Argia immunda
Small
Carolina Saddlebags 20
Tramea carolina

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