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July 13, 2011 — Jackson County

Oxbow Pond Fishing Area off of Cemetery Road about 4 miles north of Hwy 54 in the Black River State Forest east of Black River Falls. Also the stream nearby.

Fawn Darner (Boyeria vinosa)
Observed
1 seen flying over pond
Common Sanddragon (Progomphus obscurus)
Photographed
1 male along stream
Photo of Common Sanddragon
 
Dusky Clubtail (Phanogomphus spicatus)
Photographed
1 female along creek
Photo of Dusky Clubtail
 
Lancet Clubtail (Phanogomphus exilis)
Photographed
1 or 2 near pond
Photo of Lancet Clubtail
 
Rapids Clubtail (Phanogomphus quadricolor)
Photographed
1 along creek
Photo of Rapids Clubtail
 
Racket-tailed Emerald (Dorocordulia libera)
Photographed
Several males
Photo of Racket-tailed Emerald
 
Chalk-fronted Corporal (Ladona julia)
Observed
many
Four-spotted Skimmer (Libellula quadrimaculata)
Observed
several along pond and along stream
Frosted Whiteface (Leucorrhinia frigida)
Observed
many along the edge of the pond including males and females and mating pairs
Twelve-spotted Skimmer (Libellula pulchella)
Observed
a few along the edges of the pond
Ebony Jewelwing (Calopteryx maculata)
Observed
dozens along the stream
River Jewelwing (Calopteryx aequabilis)
Observed
a couple along the stream
Hagen's Bluet (Enallagma hageni)
Netted and released
a few along pond edge
Sedge Sprite (Nehalennia irene)
Observed
several along pond edge
Variable Dancer (Violet Dancer ssp.) (Argia fumipennis violacea)
Observed
several along the stream