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ZYGOPTERA (30 species – 2013 list)
Calopteryx aequabilis  •  River Jewelwing
Calopteryx maculata  •  Ebony Jewelwing
Hetaerina americana  •  American Rubyspot
Archilestes grandis  •  Great Spreadwing
Lestes australis  •  Southern Spreadwing
Lestes congener  •  Spotted Spreadwing
Lestes dryas  •  Emerald Spreadwing
Lestes eurinus  •  Amber Spreadwing
Lestes inaequalis  •  Elegant Spreadwing
Lestes rectangularis  •  Slender Spreadwing
Lestes unguiculatus  •  Lyre-tipped Spreadwing
Argia apicalis  •  Blue-fronted Dancer
Argia moesta  •  Powdered Dancer
Argia tibialis  •  Blue-tipped Dancer
Amphiagrion intermediate  •  Red Damsel
Coenagrion resolutum  •  Taiga Bluet
Enallagma anna  •  River Bluet
Enallagma annexum  •  Northern Bluet
Enallagma antennatum  •  Rainbow Bluet
Enallagma aspersum  •  Azure Bluet
Enallagma boreale  •  Boreal Bluet
Enallagma carnunculatum  •  Tule Bluet
Enallagma civile  •  Familiar Bluet
Enallagma exsulans  •  Stream Bluet
Enallagma geminatum  •  Skimming Bluet
Enallagma hageni  •  Hagen’s Bluet
Enallagma signatum  •  Orange Bluet
Enallagma vespersum  •  Vesper Bluet
Ischnura verticalis  •  Eastern Forktail
Nehalennia irene  •  Sedge Sprite

ANISOPTERA (43 species – 2013 list)
Aeshna canadensis  •  Canada Darner
Aeshna constricta  •  Lance-tipped Darner
Aeshna eremita  •  Lake Darner
Aeshna interrupta  •  Variable Darner
Aeshna umbrosa  •  Shadow Darner
Aeshna verticalis  •  Green-striped Darner
Anax junius  •  Common Green Darner
Basiaeschna janata  •  Springtime Darner
Arigomphus cornutus  •  Horned Clubtail
Gomphus externus  •  Plains Clubtail
Gomphus fraternus fraternus  •  Midland Clubtail
Gomphus fraternus manitobanus  •  Midland Clubtail
Gomphus spicatus  •  Dusky Clubtail
Gomphus vastus  •  Cobra Clubtail
Stylurus amnicola  •  Riverine Clubtail
Ophiogomphus rupinsulensis  •  Rusty Snaketail
Dorocordulia libera  •  Racket-tailed Emerald
Epitheca cynosura  •  Common Baskettail
Epitheca spinigera  •  Spiny Baskettail
Epitheca princeps  •  Prince Baskettail
Celithemis eponina  •  Halloween Pennant
Erythemis simplicicollis  •  Eastern Pondhawk
Ladona julia  •  Chalk-fronted Corporal
Leucorrhinia frigida  •  Frosted Whiteface
Leucorrhinia hudsonica  •  Hudsonian Whiteface
Leucorrhinia intacta  •  Dot-tailed Whiteface
Leucorrhinia proxima  •  Belted Whiteface
Libellula luctuosa  •  Widow Skimmer
Libellula pulchella  •  Twelve-spotted Skimmer
Libellula quadrimaculata  •  Four-spotted Skimmer
Pachydiplax longipennis  •  Blue Dasher
Pantala flavescens  •  Wandering Glider
Pantala hymenaea  •  Spot-winged Glider
Perithemis tenera  •  Eastern Amberwing
Plathemis lydia  •  Common Whitetail
Sympetrum corruptum  •  Variegated Meadowhawk
Sympetrum costiferum  •  Saffron-winged Meadowhawk
Sympetrum internum  •  Cherry-faced Meadowhawk
Sympetrum obtrusum  •  White-faced Meadowhawk
Sympetrum rubicundulum  •  Ruby Meadowhawk
Sympetrum semicinctum semicinctum  •  Band-winged Meadowhawk
Sympetrum semicinctum fasciatum  •  Band-winged Meadowhawk
Sympetrum vicinum  •  Autumn Meadowhawk
Tramea lacerata  •  Black Saddlebags
Tramea onusta  •  Red Saddlebags

Rice County Odonata species richness:
73 recorded species (January 2013)


One comment on “Checklist”

  1. Hmmm, 15 more species than Odonata Central – good job!

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