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Dragonflies and Damselflies (Odonata) of the United States

Odonata of West Virginia


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Calopterygidae

NoAct NoPic Superb Jewelwing (Calopteryx amata)
NoAct NoPic Ebony Jewelwing (Calopteryx maculata)
NoAct Pic American Rubyspot (Hetaerina americana)
NoAct Pic Smoky Rubyspot (Hetaerina titia)

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Lestidae

NoAct NoPic Common Spreadwing (Lestes disjunctus)
NoAct NoPic Emerald Spreadwing (Lestes dryas)
NoAct NoPic Amber-winged Spreadwing (Lestes eurinus)
NoAct NoPic Elegant Spreadwing (Lestes inaequalis)
NoAct Pic Slender Spreadwing (Lestes rectangularis)
NoAct NoPic Lyre-tipped Spreadwing (Lestes unguiculatus)

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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 Double-striped Bluet (Enallagma basidens)
NoAct NoPic Boreal Bluet (Enallagma boreale)
NoAct NoPic Familiar Bluet (Enallagma civile)
NoAct NoPic Turquoise Bluet (Enallagma divagans)
NoAct NoPic Stream Bluet (Enallagma exsulans)
NoAct NoPic Hagen's Bluet (Enallagma hageni)
NoAct NoPic Orange Bluet (Enallagma signatum)
NoAct NoPic Slender Bluet (Enallagma traviatum)
NoAct NoPic Citrine Forktail (Ischnura hastata)
NoAct NoPic Fragile Forktail (Ischnura posita)
NoAct NoPic Furtive Forktail (Ischnura prognata)
NoAct NoPic Eastern Forktail (Ischnura verticalis)
NoAct NoPic Sedge Sprite (Nehalennia irene)

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Aeshnidae

NoAct Pic Shadow Darner (Aeshna umbrosa)
NoAct NoPic Green-striped Darner (Aeshna verticalis)
NoAct Pic Common Green Darner (Anax junius)
NoAct NoPic Comet Darner (Anax longipes)
NoAct Pic Springtime Darner (Basiaeschna janata)
NoAct NoPic Ocellated Darner (Boyeria grafiana)
NoAct NoPic Swamp Darner (Epiaeschna heros)
NoAct NoPic Cyrano Darner (Nasiaeschna pentacantha)

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Gomphidae

NoAct NoPic Black-shouldered Spinyleg (Dromogomphus spinosus)
NoAct Pic Midland Clubtail (Gomphus fraternus)
NoAct Pic Splendid Clubtail (Gomphus lineatifrons)
NoAct NoPic Cobra Clubtail (Gomphus vastus)
NoAct Pic Mustached Clubtail (Gomphus adelphus)
NoAct Pic Lancet Clubtail (Gomphus exilis)
NoAct NoPic Ashy Clubtail (Gomphus lividus)
NoAct Pic Rapids Clubtail (Gomphus quadricolor)
NoAct Pic Dragonhunter (Hagenius brevistylus)
NoAct NoPic Northern Pygmy Clubtail (Lanthus parvulus)
NoAct NoPic Appalachian Snaketail (Ophiogomphus incurvatus)
NoAct Pic Rusty Snaketail (Ophiogomphus rupinsulensis)
NoAct NoPic Least Clubtail (Stylogomphus albistylus)

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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 NoPic Allegheny River Cruiser (Macromia alleghaniensis)
NoAct NoPic Gilded River Cruiser (Macromia pacifica)
NoAct Pic American Emerald (Cordulia shurtleffii)
NoAct NoPic Prince Baskettail (Epitheca princeps)
NoAct Pic Beaverpond Baskettail (Epitheca canis)
NoAct Pic Common Baskettail (Epitheca cynosura)
NoAct NoPic Mocha Emerald (Somatochlora linearis)

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Libellulidae

NoAct Pic Calico Pennant (Celithemis elisa)
NoAct Pic Halloween Pennant (Celithemis eponina)
NoAct Pic Banded Pennant (Celithemis fasciata)
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 Spangled Skimmer (Libellula cyanea)
NoAct Pic Yellow-sided Skimmer (Libellula flavida)
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 Blue Dasher (Pachydiplax longipennis)
NoAct Pic Wandering Glider (Pantala flavescens)
NoAct NoPic Spot-winged Glider (Pantala hymenaea)
NoAct Pic Eastern Amberwing (Perithemis tenera)
NoAct NoPic Jane's Meadowhawk (Sympetrum janeae)
NoAct Pic White-faced Meadowhawk (Sympetrum obtrusum)
NoAct NoPic Ruby Meadowhawk (Sympetrum rubicundulum)
NoAct Pic Yellow-legged Meadowhawk (Sympetrum vicinum)
NoAct Pic Black Saddlebags (Tramea lacerata)

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