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Dragonflies and Damselflies

as of May 11, 2005

ZYGOPTERA(Damselflies)

  • Family Coenagrionidae Pond Damsels
    1. Orange Bluet Enallagma signatum
    2. Double-striped Bluet Enallagma basidens
    3. Fragile Forktail Ischnura posita
    4. Citrine Forktail Ischnura hastata

ANISOPTERA (Dragonflies)

  • Family Libellulidae Skimmers
    1. Spangled Skimmer Libellula cyanea
    2. Slaty Skimmer Libellula incesta
    3. Great Blue Skimmer Libellula vibrans
    4. Painted Skimmer Libellula semifasciuta
    5. Common Whitetail Plathemis Lydia
    6. Eastern Pondhawk Erythemis simplicicollis
    7. Blue Dasher Pachydiplax longipennis
    8. Banded Pennant Celithemis fasciata
    9. Carolina Saddlebags Tramea Carolina
    10. Black Saddlebags Tramea lacerata
    11. Wandering Glider Pantala Flavescens
    12. Golden-Winged Skimmer Libellula auripennis
    13. Halloween Pennant Celithemis eponina
    14. Blue Corporal Ladona deplanata
    15. Bar-winged Skimmer Libellula axilena
  • Family Aeshnidae Darners
    1. Green Darner Anax junius
    2. Swamp Darner Epiaeshna heros
    3. Springtime Darner Basiaeshna janata
    4. Harlequin Darner Gomphaeshna furcillata
  • Family Macromiidae Cruisers
    1. Unidentified River Cruiser Macromia sp.
    2. Stream Cruiser Didymops transversa
  • Family Corduliidae Emeralds
    1. Common Baskettail Epitheca cynosura
    2. Prince Baskettail Epitheca princeps
    3. Uhler's Sundragon Helocordulia uhleri
    4. Mantled Baskettail Epitheca semiaquea
  • Family Gomphidae Clubtails
    1. Lancet Clubtail Gomphus exilis
    2. Common Sanddragon Progomphus obscures
    3. Ashy Clubtail Gomphus lividus
    4. Cocoa Clubtail Gomphus hybridus

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