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August 5, 2012 — Eau Claire County

Beaver Creek Reserve

Canada Darner (Aeshna canadensis)
Observed
One along creek trail
Fawn Darner (Boyeria vinosa)
Photographed
Along creek trail
Photo of Fawn Darner
 
Shadow Darner (Aeshna umbrosa)
Netted and released
on marsh trail
Photo of Shadow Darner
 
Arrow Clubtail (Stylurus spiniceps)
Netted and released
Male and female observed at river. Ovipositing.
Photo of Arrow Clubtail
 
Photo of Arrow Clubtail
 
Dragonhunter (Hagenius brevistylus)
Netted and released
a few at the river
Photo of Dragonhunter
 
Photo of Dragonhunter
 
Elusive Clubtail (Stylurus notatus)
Netted and released
one female
Photo of Elusive Clubtail
 
Rusty Snaketail (Ophiogomphus rupinsulensis)
Observed
at river
Swift River Cruiser (Illinois River Cruiser ssp.) (Macromia illinoiensis illinoiensis)
Observed
A couple at river
Autumn Meadowhawk (Sympetrum vicinum)
Netted and released
creek
Cherry-faced Meadowhawk (Sympetrum internum)
Netted and released
marsh trail
Photo of Cherry-faced Meadowhawk
 
White-faced Meadowhawk (Sympetrum obtrusum)
Netted and released
marsh trail
Photo of White-faced Meadowhawk
 
Ebony Jewelwing (Calopteryx maculata)
Observed
river and creek, not too many today
Blue-fronted Dancer (Argia apicalis)
Observed
several at river
Powdered Dancer (Argia moesta)
Observed
several at river
Slender Spreadwing (Lestes rectangularis)
Netted and released
multitude at marsh. Males and females
Sweetflag Spreadwing (Lestes forcipatus)
Observed
a few males at marsh