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June 15, 2014 — Rusk County

Openings along the edge of the road near the Flambeau and Chippewa River

Black-shouldered Spinyleg (Dromogomphus spinosus)
Photographed
tenerals
Cobra Clubtail (Gomphurus vastus)
Photographed
1-2 males
Photo of Cobra Clubtail
 
Midland Clubtail (Gomphurus fraternus)
Photographed
a few including tenerals
Rapids Clubtail (Phanogomphus quadricolor)
Photographed
Several males and females
Photo of Rapids Clubtail
 
Splendid Clubtail (Gomphurus lineatifrons)
Photographed
Many males and females
Photo of Splendid Clubtail
 
St. Croix Snaketail (Ophiogomphus susbehcha)
Photographed
1 female
Photo of St. Croix Snaketail
 
Swift River Cruiser (Illinois River Cruiser ssp.) (Macromia illinoiensis illinoiensis)
Photographed
Many males and females (100+)
Photo of Swift River Cruiser (Illinois River Cruiser ssp.)
 
American Emerald (Cordulia shurtleffii)
Netted and released
Several including a pair in wheel
Beaverpond Baskettail (Epitheca canis)
Netted and released
a few
Common Baskettail (Epitheca cynosura)
Netted and released
a few
Racket-tailed Emerald (Dorocordulia libera)
Photographed
A few
Chalk-fronted Corporal (Ladona julia)
Observed
Several
Common Whitetail (Plathemis lydia)
Photographed
a few
Dot-tailed Whiteface (Leucorrhinia intacta)
Observed
Several
Four-spotted Skimmer (Libellula quadrimaculata)
Photographed
Many
Frosted Whiteface (Leucorrhinia frigida)
Photographed
a few
Photo of Frosted Whiteface
 
Twelve-spotted Skimmer (Libellula pulchella)
Photographed
a few
Ebony Jewelwing (Calopteryx maculata)
Observed
Several
River Jewelwing (Calopteryx aequabilis)
Observed
Several
Eastern Forktail (Ischnura verticalis)
Observed
a couple
Hagen's Bluet (Enallagma hageni)
Netted and released
Several
Marsh Bluet (Enallagma ebrium)
Netted and released
Several
Taiga Bluet (Coenagrion resolutum)
Netted and released
2 males
Photo of Taiga Bluet
 
Emerald Spreadwing (Lestes dryas)
Netted and released
A few
Photo of Emerald Spreadwing
 
Powdered Dancer (Argia moesta)
Photographed
1 teneral