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June 19, 2011 — Barron County

Canoe Landing on CTH D where it crosses the Red Cedar River about 1 mile west of Chetek.

Pygmy Snaketail (Ophiogomphus howei)
Photographed
3-4 juveniles found along roadside just east of the bridge.
Photo of Pygmy Snaketail
 
Photo of Pygmy Snaketail
 
Photo of Pygmy Snaketail
 
Rapids Clubtail (Phanogomphus quadricolor)
Photographed
3-4 females and 2 males found along roadside just east of the bridge
Photo of Rapids Clubtail
 
Photo of Rapids Clubtail
 
Photo of Rapids Clubtail
 
Rusty Snaketail (Ophiogomphus rupinsulensis)
Photographed
1 female found along the roadside just east of the bridge
Photo of Rusty Snaketail
 
Swift River Cruiser (Illinois River Cruiser ssp.) (Macromia illinoiensis illinoiensis)
Netted and released
3-4 seen flying the river. 1 caught and released
Common Baskettail (Epitheca cynosura)
Netted and released
1-2 seen patrolling along the edge of the river
White-faced Meadowhawk (Sympetrum obtrusum)
Photographed
3-4 juveniles seen along the roadside just east of the bridge
Photo of White-faced Meadowhawk
 
American Rubyspot (Hetaerina americana)
Observed
Many (20+) males and females seen along the river bank.
Ebony Jewelwing (Calopteryx maculata)
Observed
several males and females seen along the river bank and in the nearby woods.
River Jewelwing (Calopteryx aequabilis)
Observed
3-5 males seen along the river bank.
Eastern Forktail (Ischnura verticalis)
Observed
many males and females of various ages seen in the grass near the river