__Photo Gallery

         Michael H. Blust__

Note:    Unless otherwise indicated, all pictures are of unposed specimens as found in nature.

  • Odonata
  •    Damselflies
  •         Broad-winged Damsels
  •                  River Jewelwing (Calopteryx aequabilis)
  •                  Ebony Jewelwing (Calopteryx maculata)
  •                  American Rubyspot (Hetaerina americana)
  •         Spreadwings
  •                 Spotted Spreadwing (Lestes congener)
  •                 Emerald Spreadwing (Lestes dryas)
  •                 Amber-winged Spreadwing (Lestes eurinus)
  •                 Elegant Spreadwing (Lestes inaequalis)
  •                 Slender Spreadwing (Lestes rectangularis)
  •                 Lyre-tipped Spreadwing (Lestes unguiculatus)
  •                 Swamp Spreadwing (Lestes vigilax)
  •         Dancers
  •                 Blue-fronted Dancer (Argia apicalis)
  •                 Variable Dancer (Argia fumipennis violaceae)
  •                 Powdered Dancer (Argia moesta)
  •                 Powdered Dancer (Argia sedula) (not found in Vermont)
  •                 Powdered Dancer (Argia tibialis) (not found in Vermont)
  •         Pond Damsels
  •                 Aurora Damsel (Chromagrion conditum)
  •             Red Damsels
  •                 Eastern Red Damsel (Amphiagrion saucium)  
  •             Eurasian Bluets
  •                 Taiga Bluet (Coenagrion resolutum)  
  •             American Bluets
  •                 Northern Bluet (Enallagma annexum) formerly E. cyathigerum
  •                 Rainbow Bluet (Enallagma antennatum)
  •                 Azure Bluet (Enallagma aspersum)
  •                 Double-striped Bluet (Enallagma basidens) (not found in Vermont)
  •                 Boreal Bluet (Enallagma boreale)
  •                 Tule Bluet (Enallagma carunculatum) (not found in Vermont)
  •                 Familiar Bluet (Enallagma civile)
  •                 Attenuated Bluet (Enallagma daeckii) (not found in Vermont)
  •                 Big Bluet (Enallagma durum) (not found in Vermont)
  •                 Marsh Bluet (Enallagma ebrium)
  •                 Stream Bluet (Enallagma exsulans)
  •                 Skimming Bluet (Enallagma geminatum)
  •                 Hagen's Bluet (Enallagma hageni)
  •                 New England Bluet (Enallagma laterale)
  •                 Orange Bluet (Enallagma signatum)
  •                 Slender Bluet   (Enallagma traviatum)
  •                 Springtime Bluet (Enallagma vernale)
  •                 Vesper Bluet (Enallagma vesperum)
  •             Forktails
  •                 Citrine Forktail (Ischnura hastata)  
  •                 Lilypad Forktail (Ischnura kellicotti)  
  •                 Fragile Forktail (Ischnura posita)  
  •                 Rambur's Forktail (Ischnura ramburii) (not found in Vermont)
  •                 Eastern Forktail (Ischnura verticalis)  
  •             Sprites
  •                 Sedge sprite (Nehalennia irene)  
  •                 Sphagnum Sprite (Nehalennia gracilis)
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  •     Dragonflies
  •             Petaltails
  •                 Gray Petaltail (Tachopteryx thoreyi)
  •             Darners
  •                 Canada Darner (Aeshna canadensis)
  •                 Lake Darner (Aeshna eremita)
  •                 Black-tipped Darner (Aeshna tuberculifera)
  •                 Green Darner (Anax junius)
  •                 Comet Darner (Anax longipes)
  •                 Springtime Darner (Basiaeschna janata)
  •                 Antilope Darner (Gomphaeschna antilope) (not found in Vermont)
  •                 Cyrano Darner  (Nasiaeschna pentacantha)
  •                 Spatterdock Darner (Rhionaeschna mutata)
  •             Clubtails
  •                 Lilypad Clubtail (Arigomphus furcifer)
  •                 Unicorn Clubtail (Arigomphus villosipes)
  •                 Black-shouldered Spinyleg (Dromogomphus spinosus)
  •                 Spine-crowned Clubtail (Gomphus abbreviatus)
  •                 Mustached Clubtail (Gomphus adelphus)
  •                 Beaverpond Clubtail (Gomphus borealis)
  •                 Handsome Clubtail (Gomphus crassus)    (not found in Vermont)
  •                 Harpoon Clubtail (Gomphus descriptus)
  •                 Lancet Clubtail (Gomphus exilis)
  •                 Rapids Clubtail (Gomphus quadricolor)
  •                 Dusky Clubtail (Gomphus spicatus)
  •                 Cobra Clubtail (Gomphus vastus)
  •                 Green-faced Clubtail (Gomphus viridifrons)    (not found in Vermont)
  •                 Dragonhunter (Hagenius brevistylus)
  •                 Southern Pygmy Clubtail (Lanthus vernalis)
  •                 Riffle Snaketail (Ophiogomphus carolus)
  •                 Maine Snaketail (Ophiogomphus mainensis)
  •                 Rusty Snaketail (Ophiogomphus rupinsulensis)
  •                 Least Clubtail (Stylogomphus albistylus)
  •                 Zebra Clubtail (Stylurus scudderi)
  •             Spiketails
  •                 Delta-spotted Spiketail (Cordulegaster diastatops)
  •                 Twin-spotted Spiketail (Cordulegaster maculata)
  •                 Arrowhead Spiketail (Cordulegaster obliqua)
  •             Emeralds
  •                American Emerald (Cordulia shurtleffi)
  •                 Petite Emerald (Dorocordulia lepida)
  •                Racquet-tailed Emerald (Dorocordulia libera)
  •                Beaverpond Baskettail (Epitheca canis)
  •                Common Baskettail  (Epitheca cynosura)
  •                Spiny Baskettail  (Epitheca spinigera)
  •                Prince Baskettail  (Epitheca princeps)
  •                Uhler's Sundragon (Helocordulia uhleri)
  •                Hine's Emerald (Somatochlora hineana)  (not found in Vermont)
  •                Clamp-tipped Emerald (Somatochlora tenebrosa)
  •                Brush-tipped Emerald (Somatochlora walshii)
  •                Ebony Boghaunter (Williamsonia fletcheri)
  •                Ringed Boghaunter (Williamsonia lintneri) (not found in Vermont)
  •             Skimmers
  •                 Calico Pennant (Celithemis elisa)
  •                 Halloween Pennant (Celithemis eponina)
  •                 Eastern Pondhawk (Erythemis simplicicollis)
  •                 Seaside Dragonlet (Erythrodiplax berenice) (not found in Vermont)
  •                 Chalk-fronted Corporal (Ladona julia)
  •                 Frosted Whiteface (Leucorrhinia frigida)
  •                 Crimson-ringed Whiteface (Leucorrhinia glacialis)
  •                 Hudsonian Whiteface (Leucorrhinia hudsonica)
  •                 Dot-tailed Whiteface (Leucorrhinia intacta)
  •                 Red-waisted Whiteface (Leucorrhinia proxima)
  •                 Golden-winged Skimmer (Libellula auripennis) (not found in Vermont)
  •                 Bar-winged Skimmer (Libellula axilena) (not found in Vermont)
  •                 Spangled Skimmer (Libellula cyanea)
  •                 Slaty Skimmer (Libellula incesta)
  •                 Widow Skimmer (Libellula luctuosa)
  •                 Twelve-spotted Skimmer (Libellula pulchella)
  •                 Four-spotted Skimmer (Libellula quadrimaculata)
  •                 Painted Skimmer (Libellula semifasciata)
  •                 Great-Blue Skimmer (Libellula vibrans) (not found in Vermont)
  •                 Elfin Skimmer (Nannothemis bella)
  •                 Blue Dasher (Pachydiplax longipennis)
  •                 Eastern Amberwing (Perithemis tenera)
  •                 Common Whitetail (Plathemis lydia)
  •                 Saffron-winged Meadowhawk (Sympetrum costiferum)
  •                 Jane's Meadowhawk (Sympetrum janeae)
  •                 White-faced Meadowhawk (Sympetrum obtrusum)
  •                 Autumn Meadowhawk (Sympetrum vicinum)
  •                 Black Saddlebags (Tramea lacerata)
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