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September 26, 2019 — LaCrosse County

Private retention pond on west side of Timberwood Lane in Holmen

Black-tipped Darner (Aeshna tuberculifera)
Netted and released
3-4 males and 2 females
Common Green Darner (Anax junius)
Observed
100+ immatures flushed from vegetation and flying over open areas
Green-striped Darner (Aeshna verticalis)
Photographed
1 male
Photo of Green-striped Darner
 
Autumn Meadowhawk (Sympetrum vicinum)
Observed
40+ males and females including pairs in wheel and ovipositing
Black Saddlebags (Tramea lacerata)
Observed
1-2 immatures
Red Saddlebags (Tramea onusta)
Photographed
4 tenerals
Photo of Red Saddlebags
 
Photo of Red Saddlebags
 
Variegated Meadowhawk (Sympetrum corruptum)
Photographed
1 immature female
Photo of Variegated Meadowhawk
 
Wandering Glider (Pantala flavescens)
Photographed
1 female
Photo of Wandering Glider
 
White-faced Meadowhawk (Sympetrum obtrusum)
Observed
6-8 males and 1 female
Azure Bluet (Enallagma aspersum)
Photographed
2 males
Photo of Azure Bluet
 
Eastern Forktail (Ischnura verticalis)
Observed
2 males and 2 females
Familiar Bluet (Enallagma civile)
Photographed
4 males
Slender Spreadwing (Lestes rectangularis)
Photographed
1 female
Photo of Slender Spreadwing
 
Spotted Spreadwing (Lestes congener)
Photographed
15 males and females including mating pairs
Photo of Spotted Spreadwing
 
Photo of Spotted Spreadwing