DRAGONFLIES and DAMSELFLIES
Susan & Wayne Colony 2007, updated 2010

 
                                 
 
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Family, Genus, Species

Common name
DRAGONFLIES
(Anisoptera)
Aeshnidae Darners
Anax junius Common Green Darner
Rhionaeschna multicolor Blue-Eyed Darner
Gomphidae Clubtails
Erpetogomphus crotalinus Yellow-Legged Ringtail
Libellulidae Skimmers
Libellula saturata Flame Skimmer
Orthemis discolor Carmine Skimmer
Orthemis ferruginea Roseate Skimmer
Pachydiplax longipennis Blue Dasher
Paltothemis lineatipes Red Rock Skimmer
Pantala flavescens Wandering Glider
Perithemis mooma Pallid Amberwing
Perithemis tenera Eastern Amberwing
Pseudoleon superbus Filigree Skimmer
Sympetrum corruptum Variegated Meadowhawk
Sympetrum illotum Cardinal Meadowhawk
Tramea calverti Striped Saddlebags
Tramea onusta Red Saddlebags
DAMSELFLIES
(Zygoptera)
Coenagrionidae Pond Damsels
Apanisagrion lais Black-and-white Damsel
Argia anceps (no common name)
Argia plana Springwater Dancer
Enallagma civile Familiar Bluet
Enallagma praevarum Arroyo Bluet
Ischnura demorsa Mexican Forktail
Telebasis salva Desert Firetail
Lestidae Spreadwing Damsels
Archilestes grandis Great Spreadwing
Lestes alacer Plateau Spreadwing