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June 27, 2015 — Rusk County

Flowage of the Flambeau River accessed from the Josie Creek Campground near Ladysmith.

Common Green Darner (Anax junius)
Observed
a few patrolling
Cyrano Darner (Nasiaeschna pentacantha)
Photographed
patrolling males and ovipositing females
Photo of Cyrano Darner
 
Photo of Cyrano Darner
 
Springtime Darner (Basiaeschna janata)
Netted and released
a couple
Arrow Clubtail (Stylurus spiniceps)
Photographed
many emerging along shore of flowage
Photo of Arrow Clubtail
 
Photo of Arrow Clubtail
 
Black-shouldered Spinyleg (Dromogomphus spinosus)
Photographed
many patrolling males over flowage
Dragonhunter (Hagenius brevistylus)
Observed
a couple
Green-faced Clubtail (Hylogomphus viridifrons)
Netted and released
1 female that had fallen into lake
Horned Clubtail (Arigomphus cornutus)
Photographed
a few at landing
Swift River Cruiser (Illinois River Cruiser ssp.) (Macromia illinoiensis illinoiensis)
Observed
several patrolling males
Stream Cruiser (Didymops transversa)
Observed
several
Common Baskettail (Epitheca cynosura)
Netted and released
many along shoreline
Prince Baskettail (Epitheca princeps)
Observed
patrolling males
Racket-tailed Emerald (Dorocordulia libera)
Netted and released
a few
Stygian Shadowdragon (Neurocordulia yamaskanensis)
Netted and released
many over lake at dusk. Caught 4
Photo of Stygian Shadowdragon
 
Photo of Stygian Shadowdragon
 
Chalk-fronted Corporal (Ladona julia)
Observed
several
Common Whitetail (Plathemis lydia)
Observed
several
Dot-tailed Whiteface (Leucorrhinia intacta)
Observed
several
Four-spotted Skimmer (Libellula quadrimaculata)
Observed
several
Twelve-spotted Skimmer (Libellula pulchella)
Observed
a few
Widow Skimmer (Libellula luctuosa)
Observed
one male
Ebony Jewelwing (Calopteryx maculata)
Observed
several
River Jewelwing (Calopteryx aequabilis)
Observed
one male
Eastern Forktail (Ischnura verticalis)
Observed
many at landing
Hagen's Bluet (Enallagma hageni)
Netted and released
many at landing
Marsh Bluet (Enallagma ebrium)
Netted and released
many at landing
Orange Bluet (Enallagma signatum)
Observed
ovipositing pairs close to dusk landing on weeds on surface.
Powdered Dancer (Argia moesta)
Observed
many along shore
Sedge Sprite (Nehalennia irene)
Observed
a few
Stream Bluet (Enallagma exsulans)
Observed
many
Vesper Bluet (Enallagma vesperum)
Photographed
a couple pairs at dusk ovipositing on floating vegetation