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June 28, 2008 — Bayfield County

My house in the Chequamegon National Forest southeast of Grand View

Common Green Darner (Anax junius)
Observed
2 individuals
Dusky Clubtail (Phanogomphus spicatus)
Photographed
40+ individuals
Photo of Dusky Clubtail
 
Midland Clubtail (Gomphurus fraternus)
Photographed
1 individual eating a Northern Crescent butterfly
Photo of Midland Clubtail
 
Photo of Midland Clubtail
 
Riffle Snaketail (Ophiogomphus carolus)
Photographed
2 individuals (at nearby Camp 8 Road)
Photo of Riffle Snaketail
 
Photo of Riffle Snaketail
 
Photo of Riffle Snaketail
 
Photo of Riffle Snaketail
 
Arrowhead Spiketail (Cordulegaster obliqua)
Photographed
4+ individuals
Photo of Arrowhead Spiketail
 
Photo of Arrowhead Spiketail
 
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
Photo of Swift River Cruiser (Illinois River Cruiser ssp.)
 
Photo of Swift River Cruiser (Illinois River Cruiser ssp.)
 
Stream Cruiser (Didymops transversa)
Photographed
3 individuals
Photo of Stream Cruiser
 
American Emerald (Cordulia shurtleffii)
Observed
2 individuals
Common Baskettail (Epitheca cynosura)
Observed
300+ individuals; extremely prevalent
Ocellated Emerald (Somatochlora minor)
Photographed
1 individual
Photo of Ocellated Emerald
 
Prince Baskettail (Epitheca princeps)
Photographed
25+ individuals
Photo of Prince Baskettail
 
Photo of Prince Baskettail
 
Photo of Prince Baskettail
 
Racket-tailed Emerald (Dorocordulia libera)
Observed
7+ individuals
Spiny Baskettail (Epitheca spinigera)
Observed
5+ individuals
Belted Whiteface (Leucorrhinia proxima)
Observed
10+ individuals at nearby Old Grade pond
Calico Pennant (Celithemis elisa)
Photographed
75+ individuals
Photo of Calico Pennant
 
Chalk-fronted Corporal (Ladona julia)
Observed
15+ individuals
Common Whitetail (Plathemis lydia)
Photographed
10+ individuals
Photo of Common Whitetail
 
Dot-tailed Whiteface (Leucorrhinia intacta)
Photographed
3 individuals
Photo of Dot-tailed Whiteface
 
Four-spotted Skimmer (Libellula quadrimaculata)
Observed
10+ individuals
Frosted Whiteface (Leucorrhinia frigida)
Photographed
5+ individuals
Photo of Frosted Whiteface
 
Twelve-spotted Skimmer (Libellula pulchella)
Observed
25+ individuals