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July 4, 2008 — Bayfield County

My house in the Chequamegon National Forest southeast of Grand View

Canada Darner (Aeshna canadensis)
Observed
2 individuals
Black-shouldered Spinyleg (Dromogomphus spinosus)
Photographed
4 individuals
Dusky Clubtail (Phanogomphus spicatus)
Photographed
20 individuals
Photo of Dusky Clubtail
 
Riffle Snaketail (Ophiogomphus carolus)
Photographed
2 individuals
Photo of Riffle Snaketail
 
Photo of Riffle Snaketail
 
Arrowhead Spiketail (Cordulegaster obliqua)
Photographed
5 individuals
Photo of Arrowhead Spiketail
 
Twin-spotted Spiketail (Cordulegaster maculata)
Photographed
20 individuals
Photo of Twin-spotted Spiketail
 
Swift River Cruiser (Illinois River Cruiser ssp.) (Macromia illinoiensis illinoiensis)
Photographed
4 individuals
American Emerald (Cordulia shurtleffii)
Observed
2 individuals
Common Baskettail (Epitheca cynosura)
Observed
175+ individuals; very prevalent
Forcipate Emerald (Somatochlora forcipata)
Photographed
2 individuals - male and female
Photo of Forcipate Emerald
 
Photo of Forcipate Emerald
 
Ocellated Emerald (Somatochlora minor)
Photographed
3+ individuals
Photo of Ocellated Emerald
 
Photo of Ocellated Emerald
 
Prince Baskettail (Epitheca princeps)
Photographed
20 individuals
Photo of Prince Baskettail
 
Photo of Prince Baskettail
 
Racket-tailed Emerald (Dorocordulia libera)
Photographed
10 individuals
Spiny Baskettail (Epitheca spinigera)
Photographed
15+ individuals
Photo of Spiny Baskettail
 
Photo of Spiny Baskettail
 
Belted Whiteface (Leucorrhinia proxima)
Observed
10 individuals at nearby pond on Old Grade Road
Calico Pennant (Celithemis elisa)
Photographed
75+ individuals
Photo of Calico Pennant
 
Photo of Calico Pennant
 
Chalk-fronted Corporal (Ladona julia)
Photographed
10 individuals
Common Whitetail (Plathemis lydia)
Photographed
7 individuals
Photo of Common Whitetail
 
Dot-tailed Whiteface (Leucorrhinia intacta)
Photographed
5 individuals
Photo of Dot-tailed Whiteface
 
Eastern Pondhawk (Erythemis simplicicollis)
Photographed
1 male; the first and only seen at this site all year
Photo of Eastern Pondhawk
 
Photo of Eastern Pondhawk
 
Four-spotted Skimmer (Libellula quadrimaculata)
Photographed
30+ individuals
Photo of Four-spotted Skimmer
 
Frosted Whiteface (Leucorrhinia frigida)
Photographed
20 individuals
Photo of Frosted Whiteface
 
Twelve-spotted Skimmer (Libellula pulchella)
Photographed
25 individuals
Photo of Twelve-spotted Skimmer