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August 23, 2013 — Vernon County

Sand Prairie SE of Stoddard sewage lagoons

Common Green Darner (Anax junius)
Observed
25+ immatures feeding over and perched in grass and weeds
Russet-tipped Clubtail (Stylurus plagiatus)
Photographed
4-5 females and 3 males. All immatures. Perched in grass and weeds
Photo of Russet-tipped Clubtail
 
Prince Baskettail (Epitheca princeps)
Netted and released
1 male
Autumn Meadowhawk (Sympetrum vicinum)
Photographed
2
Photo of Autumn Meadowhawk
 
Black Saddlebags (Tramea lacerata)
Photographed
several immatures flushed from grass and weeds
Photo of Black Saddlebags
 
Eastern Pondhawk (Erythemis simplicicollis)
Observed
several males and females
Halloween Pennant (Celithemis eponina)
Photographed
6-8 males and females
Photo of Halloween Pennant
 
Ruby Meadowhawk (Sympetrum rubicundulum)
Netted and released
1 female
Photo of Ruby Meadowhawk
 
Twelve-spotted Skimmer (Libellula pulchella)
Photographed
a few
Photo of Twelve-spotted Skimmer
 
White-faced Meadowhawk (Sympetrum obtrusum)
Photographed
several including males and females
Photo of White-faced Meadowhawk
 
Eastern Forktail (Ischnura verticalis)
Observed
several
Orange Bluet (Enallagma signatum)
Observed
a few
Skimming Bluet (Enallagma geminatum)
Photographed
1 male
Tule Bluet (Enallagma carunculatum)
Observed
dozens