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DAMSELS & DRAGONS
DAMSELFLIES ZYGOPTERA
BROAD-WINGED DAMSELS CALOPTERYGIDAE
River Jewelwing Calopteryx aequabile Say, 1839
Ebony Jewelwing Calopteryx maculata (Beauvois, 1805)
SPREADWINGS LESTIDAE
Spotted Spreadwing Lestes congener Hagen, 1861
Common Spreadwing Lestes disjunctus disjunctus Selys, 1862
Emerald Spreadwing Lestes dryas Kirby, 1890
Amber-winged Spreadwing Lestes eurinus Selys, 1839
Sweetflag Spreadwing Lestes forcipatus Rambur, 1842
Elegant Spreadwing Lestes inaequalis Walsh, 1862
Slender Spreadwing Lestes rectangularis Say, 1839
Lyre-tipped Spreadwing Lestes unguiculatus Hagen, 1861
Swamp Spreadwing Lestes vigilax Hagen in Selys, 1862
POND DAMSELS COENAGRIONIDAE
Eastern Red Damsel Amphiagrion saucium (Burmeister, 1839)
Variable Dancer Argia fumipennis violacea (Hagen, 1861)
Powdered Dancer Argia moesta (Hagen, 1861)
Aurora Damsel Chromagrion conditum (Selys, 1876)
Subarctic Bluet Coenagrion interrogatum (Selys, 1876)
Taiga Bluet Coenagrion resolutum (Selys, 1876)
Rainbow Bluet Enallagma antennatum (Say, 1839)
Boreal Bluet Enallagma boreale Selys, 1875
Tule Bluet Enallagma carunculatum Morse, 1895
Northern Bluet Enallagma c. cyathigerum (Charpentier, 1840)
Springtime Bluet Enallagma cyathigerum vernale Gloyd, 1943
Marsh Bluet Enallagma ebrium (Hagen, 1861)
Stream Bluet Enallagma exsulans (Hagen, 1861)
Skimming Bluet Enallagma geminatum Kellicott, 1895
Hagen's Bluet Enallagma hageni (Walsh, 1863)
Orange Bluet Enallagma signatum (Hagen, 1861)
Vesper Bluet Enallagma vesperum Calvert, 1919
Fragile Forktail Ischnura posita posita (Hagen, 1861)
Eastern Forktail Ischnura verticalis (Say, 1839)
Sphagnum Sprite Nehalinnia gracilis Morse, 1895
Sedge Sprite Nehalinnia irene (Hagen, 1861)
DRAGONFLIES ANISOPTERA
DARNERS AESHNIDAE
Canadian Darner Aeshna canadensis Walker, 1908
Mottled Darner Aeshna clepsydra Say, 1839
Lance-tipped Darner (Eastern Paddletail) Aeshna constricta Say, 1839
Lake Darner Aeshna eremita Scudder, 1866
Variable Darner Aeshna interrupta interrupta Walker, 1908
Black-tipped Darner Aeshna tuberculifera Walker, 1908
Shadow Darner (Common Paddletail) Aeshna umbrosa umbrosa Walker, 1908
Green-striped Darner Aeshna verticalis Hagen, 1861
Common Green Darner Anax junius (Drury, 1770)
Springtime Darner Basiaeschna janata (Say, 1839)
Ocellated Darner Boyeria grafiana Williamson, 1907
Fawn Darner Boyeria vinosa (Say, 1839)
Swamp Darner Epiaeschna heros (Fabricius, 1798)
Harlequin Darner Gomphaeschna furcillata (Say, 1839)
Cyrano Darner Nasiaeschna pentacantha (Rambur, 1842)
CLUBTAILS GOMPHIDAE
Horned Clubtail Arigomphus cornutus (Tough, 1900)
Lilypad Clubtail Arigomphus furcifer (Hagen in Selys, 1878)
Unicorn Clubtail Arigomphus villosipes (Selys, 1854)
Black-shouldered Spinyleg Dromogomphus spinosus Selys, 1854
Moustached Clubtail Gomphus adelphus Selys, 1858
Harpoon Clubtail Gomphus descriptus Banks, 1896
Lancet Clubtail Gomphus exilis Selys, 1854
Midland Clubtail Gomphus fraternus fraternus Say, 1839
Pronghorn Clubtail Gomphus graslinellus Walsh, 1862
Ashy Clubtail Gomphus lividus Selys, 1854
Dusky Clubtail Gomphus spicatus Hagen in Selys, 1854
Dragonhunter Hagenius brevistylus Selys, 1854
Riffle Snaketail Ophiogomphus carolus Needham, 1897
Rusty Snaketail Ophiogomphus rupinsulensis (Walsh, 1862)
Zebra Clubtail Stylurus scudderi (Selys, 1873)
Arrow Clubtail Stylurus spiniceps (Walsh, 1862)
SPIKETAILS CORDULEGASTRIDAE
Delta-spotted Spiketail Cordulegaster diastatops (Selys, 1854)
Twin-spotted Spiketail Cordulegaster maculata Selys, 1854
CRUISERS MACROMIIDAE
Stream Cruiser Didymops transversa (Say, 1839)
Illinois River Cruiser Macromia illinoiensis Walsh, 1862
EMERALDS CORDULIIDAE
American Emerald Cordulia shurtleffi Scudder, 1866
Racket-tailed Emerald Dorocordulia libera (Selys, 1871)
Beaverpond Baskettail Epitheca canis McLachlan, 1886
Common Baskettail Epitheca cynosura (Say, 1839)
Prince Baskettail Epitheca princeps princeps (Hagen, 1861)
Spiny Baskettail Epitheca spinigera Selys, 1871
Uhler's Sundragon Helocordulia uhleri (Selys, 1871)
Stygian (N. Twilight) Shadowdragon Neurocordulia yamaskanensis (Provancher, 1875)
Lake Emerald Somatochlora cingulata Selys, 1871
Forcipate Emerald Somatochlora forcipata (Scudder, 1866)
Delicate Emerald Somatochlora franklini (Selys, 1878)
Incurvate Emerald Somatochlora incurvata Walker, 1918
Kennedy's Emerald Somatochlora kennedyi Walker, 1918
Ocellated Emerald Somatochlora minor Calvert, 1898
Clamp-tipped Emerald Somatochlora tenebrosa (Say, 1839)
Brush-tipped Emerald Somatochlora walshii (Scudder, 1866)
Williamson's Emerald Somatochlora williamsoni Walker, 1907
SKIMMERS LIBELLULIDAE
Calico Pennant Celithemis elisa (Hagen, 1861)
Halloween Pennant Celithemis eponina (Drury, 1773)
Eastern Pondhawk Erythemis simplicicollis (Say, 1839)
Frosted Whiteface Leucorrhinia frigida Hagen, 1890
Crimson-ringed Whiteface Leucorrhinia glacialis Hagen, 1890
Hudsonian Whiteface Leucorrhinia hudsonica (Selys, 1850)
Dot-tailed Whiteface Leucorrhinia intacta (Hagen, 1861)
Red-waisted Whiteface Leucorrhinia proxima Calvert, 1890
Slaty Skimmer Libellula incesta Hagen, 1861
Chalk-fronted Skimmer Libellula julia Uhler, 1857
Widow Skimmer Libellula luctuosa Burmeister, 1839
Common Whitetail Libellula lydia Drury, 1770
Twelve-spotted Skimmer Libellula pulchella Drury, 1773
Four-spotted Skimmer Libellula quadrimaculata Linnaeus, 1758
Painted Skimmer Libellula semifasciata Burmeister, 1839
Elfin Skimmer Nannothemis bella (Uhler, 1857)
Wandering Glider Pantala flavescens (Fabricius, 1798)
Variegated Meadowhawk Sympetrum corruptum (Hagen, 1861)
Saffron-winged Meadowhawk Sympetrum costiferum (Hagen, 1861)
Black Meadowhawk Sympetrum danae (Sulzer, 1776)
Cherry-faced Meadowhawk Sympetrum internum Montgomery, 1943
White-faced Meadowhawk Sympetrum obtrusum (Hagen, 1867)
Ruby Meadowhawk Sympetrum rubicundulum (Say, 1839)
Band-winged Meadowhawk Sympetrum semicinctum (Say, 1839

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