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June 7, 2010 — Burnett County

St. Croix River at Soderbeck Landing north of Hwy 70

Common Green Darner (Anax junius)
Observed
some
Springtime Darner (Basiaeschna janata)
Observed
a couple
Midland Clubtail (Gomphurus fraternus)
Observed
a couple
Rapids Clubtail (Phanogomphus quadricolor)
Observed
1 indiv
Skillet Clubtail (Gomphurus ventricosus)
Photographed
some
St. Croix Snaketail (Ophiogomphus susbehcha)
Photographed
I saw only 3 individuals and all 3 were connected in some sort of territorial/mating cluster. Looks like a pair in tandem with a second male trying to interrupt?
Photo of St. Croix Snaketail
 
Photo of St. Croix Snaketail
 
Swift River Cruiser (Illinois River Cruiser ssp.) (Macromia illinoiensis illinoiensis)
Observed
some
Stream Cruiser (Didymops transversa)
Observed
a few
Common Baskettail (Epitheca cynosura)
Observed
some
Chalk-fronted Corporal (Ladona julia)
Observed
a few
Common Whitetail (Plathemis lydia)
Observed
a couple
Four-spotted Skimmer (Libellula quadrimaculata)
Observed
a couple
Ebony Jewelwing (Calopteryx maculata)
Observed
1 indiv
River Jewelwing (Calopteryx aequabilis)
Observed
a few