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September 30, 2012 — Monroe County

Espe Pond State Fishing Area, east side of Hwy 27 between Leon and Melvina.

Canada Darner (Aeshna canadensis)
Collected
1 female.
Photo of Canada Darner
 
Photo of Canada Darner
 
Shadow Darner (Aeshna umbrosa)
Collected
1 male caught. 2 more seen.
Photo of Shadow Darner
 
Autumn Meadowhawk (Sympetrum vicinum)
Photographed
20+ males and females including pairs in tandem and ovipositing
Photo of Autumn Meadowhawk
 
Saffron-winged Meadowhawk (Sympetrum costiferum)
Collected
10+ including a pair in tandem.
Photo of Saffron-winged Meadowhawk
 
White-faced Meadowhawk (Sympetrum obtrusum)
Netted and released
2 males and 1 female.
Photo of White-faced Meadowhawk
 
Eastern Forktail (Ischnura verticalis)
Photographed
10-15 males and females.