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October 17, 2017 — LaCrosse County

Private retention pond on west side of Timberwood Lane in Holmen

Black-tipped Darner (Aeshna tuberculifera)
Observed
1 Aeshna sp. female flew by. Not good enough view for ID.
Common Green Darner (Anax junius)
Photographed
Flushed 4-5 immatures from grass near pond. Also rescued a male that had fallen into the water.
Photo of Common Green Darner
 
Autumn Meadowhawk (Sympetrum vicinum)
Observed
A few pairs ovipositing and several other males and females.
White-faced Meadowhawk (Sympetrum obtrusum)
Photographed
1 tattered red-form female.
Photo of White-faced Meadowhawk
 
Azure Bluet (Enallagma aspersum)
Photographed
1-2 males
Photo of Azure Bluet
 
Eastern Forktail (Ischnura verticalis)
Observed
1 male