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Dragonflies and Damselflies (Odonata) of the United States

Odonata of Maryland


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Calopterygidae

NoAct Pic American Rubyspot (Hetaerina americana)
NoAct Pic Smoky Rubyspot (Hetaerina titia)

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Lestidae

NoAct NoPic Great Spreadwing (Archilestes grandis)
NoAct Pic Slender Spreadwing (Lestes rectangularis)
NoAct NoPic Lyre-tipped Spreadwing (Lestes unguiculatus)
NoAct NoPic Swamp Spreadwing (Lestes vigilax)

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Coenagrionidae

NoAct NoPic Eastern Red Damsel (Amphiagrion saucium)
NoAct NoPic Blue-fronted Dancer (Argia apicalis)
NoAct Pic Variable Dancer (Argia fumipennis)
NoAct Pic Powdered Dancer (Argia moesta)
NoAct NoPic Blue-ringed Dancer (Argia sedula)
NoAct NoPic Blue-tipped Dancer (Argia tibialis)
NoAct NoPic Dusky Dancer (Argia translata)
NoAct NoPic Aurora Damsel (Chromagrion conditum)
NoAct NoPic Rainbow Bluet (Enallagma antennatum)
NoAct NoPic Azure Bluet (Enallagma aspersum)
NoAct NoPic Tule Bluet (Enallagma carunculatum)
NoAct NoPic Familiar Bluet (Enallagma civile)
NoAct NoPic Marsh Bluet (Enallagma ebrium)
NoAct NoPic Stream Bluet (Enallagma exsulans)
NoAct NoPic Skimming Bluet (Enallagma geminatum)
NoAct NoPic Hagen's Bluet (Enallagma hageni)
NoAct NoPic Orange Bluet (Enallagma signatum)
NoAct NoPic Slender Bluet (Enallagma traviatum)
NoAct NoPic Blackwater Bluet (Enallagma weewa)
NoAct NoPic Fragile Forktail (Ischnura posita)
NoAct NoPic Eastern Forktail (Ischnura verticalis)
NoAct NoPic Southern Sprite (Nehalennia integricollis)

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Petaluridae

NoAct NoPic Gray Petaltail (Tachopteryx thoreyi)

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Aeshnidae

NoAct NoPic Canada Darner (Aeshna canadensis)
NoAct NoPic Spatterdock Darner (Aeshna mutata)
NoAct Pic Black-tipped Darner (Aeshna tuberculifera)
NoAct Pic Shadow Darner (Aeshna umbrosa)
NoAct Pic Common Green Darner (Anax junius)
NoAct NoPic Comet Darner (Anax longipes)
NoAct NoPic Fawn Darner (Boyeria vinosa)
NoAct NoPic Swamp Darner (Epiaeschna heros)
NoAct NoPic Cyrano Darner (Nasiaeschna pentacantha)

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Gomphidae

NoAct NoPic Unicorn Clubtail (Arigomphus villosipes)
NoAct NoPic Eastern Ringtail (Erpetogomphus designatus)
NoAct NoPic Cobra Clubtail (Gomphus vastus)
NoAct Pic Lancet Clubtail (Gomphus exilis)
NoAct Pic Rapids Clubtail (Gomphus quadricolor)
NoAct NoPic Sable Clubtail (Gomphus rogersi)
NoAct NoPic Northern Pygmy Clubtail (Lanthus parvulus)
NoAct NoPic Southern Pygmy Clubtail (Lanthus vernalis)
NoAct NoPic Common Sanddragon (Progomphus obscurus)
NoAct NoPic Russet-tipped Clubtail (Stylurus plagiatus)
NoAct NoPic Arrow Clubtail (Stylurus spiniceps)

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Cordulegastridae

NoAct NoPic Delta-spotted Spiketail (Cordulegaster diastatops)
NoAct Pic Twin-spotted Spiketail (Cordulegaster maculata)

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Corduliidae

NoAct Pic Stream Cruiser (Didymops transversa)
NoAct NoPic Illinois River Cruiser (Macromia illinoiensis)
NoAct Pic American Emerald (Cordulia shurtleffii)
NoAct NoPic Prince Baskettail (Epitheca princeps)
NoAct Pic Common Baskettail (Epitheca cynosura)
NoAct NoPic Umber Shadowdragon (Neurocordulia obsoleta)
NoAct NoPic Cinnamon Shadowdragon (Neurocordulia virginiensis)
NoAct NoPic Stygian Shadowdragon (Neurocordulia yamaskanensis)
NoAct NoPic Ski-tailed Emerald (Somatochlora elongata)
NoAct NoPic Clamp-tipped Emerald (Somatochlora tenebrosa)

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Libellulidae

NoAct Pic Calico Pennant (Celithemis elisa)
NoAct Pic Eastern Pondhawk (Erythemis simplicicollis)
NoAct NoPic Crimson-ringed Whiteface (Leucorrhinia glacialis)
NoAct Pic Hudsonian Whiteface (Leucorrhinia hudsonica)
NoAct Pic Dot-tailed Whiteface (Leucorrhinia intacta)
NoAct Pic Slaty Skimmer (Libellula incesta)
NoAct Pic Chalk-fronted Corporal (Libellula julia)
NoAct Pic Widow Skimmer (Libellula luctuosa)
NoAct Pic Common Whitetail (Libellula lydia)
NoAct Pic Twelve-spotted Skimmer (Libellula pulchella)
NoAct NoPic Painted Skimmer (Libellula semifasciata)
NoAct Pic Roseate Skimmer (Orthemis ferruginea)
NoAct Pic Blue Dasher (Pachydiplax longipennis)
NoAct Pic Eastern Amberwing (Perithemis tenera)
NoAct NoPic Jane's Meadowhawk (Sympetrum janeae)
NoAct Pic White-faced Meadowhawk (Sympetrum obtrusum)
NoAct Pic Yellow-legged Meadowhawk (Sympetrum vicinum)
NoAct Pic Black Saddlebags (Tramea lacerata)

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