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Milwaukee County

Note: Observations of species shown in bold are 50 or more years old, and we are especially interested in updating these records.

Lestidae – Spreadwing Family

Archilestes grandis  -
Great Spreadwing (2020)

Lestes australis  -
Southern Spreadwing (2017)

Lestes congener  -
Spotted Spreadwing (2020)

Lestes disjunctus  -
Northern Spreadwing (2020)

Lestes dryas  -
Emerald Spreadwing (2020)

Lestes eurinus  -
Amber-winged Spreadwing (1907)

Lestes forcipatus  -
Sweetflag Spreadwing (2020)

Lestes rectangularis  -
Slender Spreadwing (2020)

Lestes unguiculatus  -
Lyre-tipped Spreadwing (2020)

Lestes vigilax  -
Swamp Spreadwing (2017)


Calopterygidae – Broad-winged Damsel Family

Calopteryx aequabilis  -
River Jewelwing (1907)

Calopteryx maculata  -
Ebony Jewelwing (2020)

Hetaerina americana  -
American Rubyspot (2020)


Coenagrionidae – Pond Damsel Family

Amphiagrion abbreviatum  -
Western Red Damsel (2020)

Argia apicalis  -
Blue-fronted Dancer (2020)

Argia fumipennis violacea  -
Variable Dancer (Violet Dancer ssp.) (2020)

Argia moesta  -
Powdered Dancer (2020)

Argia tibialis  -
Blue-tipped Dancer (2020)

Coenagrion resolutum  -
Taiga Bluet (2018)

Enallagma antennatum  -
Rainbow Bluet (2020)

Enallagma aspersum  -
Azure Bluet (2020)

Enallagma basidens  -
Double-striped Bluet (2020)

Enallagma boreale  -
Boreal Bluet (2020)

Enallagma carunculatum  -
Tule Bluet (2020)

Enallagma civile  -
Familiar Bluet (2020)

Enallagma ebrium  -
Marsh Bluet (2020)

Enallagma exsulans  -
Stream Bluet (2020)

Enallagma geminatum  -
Skimming Bluet (2020)

Enallagma hageni  -
Hagen's Bluet (1907)

Enallagma signatum  -
Orange Bluet (2020)

Ischnura hastata  -
Citrine Forktail (2019)

Ischnura posita  -
Fragile Forktail (2020)

Ischnura verticalis  -
Eastern Forktail (2020)

Nehalennia irene  -
Sedge Sprite (2020)


Aeshnidae – Darner Family

Aeshna canadensis  -
Canada Darner (2019)

Aeshna clepsydra  -
Mottled Darner (1907)

Aeshna constricta  -
Lance-tipped Darner (2020)

Aeshna umbrosa  -
Shadow Darner (2020)

Aeshna verticalis  -
Green-striped Darner (2020)

Anax junius  -
Common Green Darner (2020)

Anax longipes  -
Comet Darner (2020)

Basiaeschna janata  -
Springtime Darner (1907)

Epiaeschna heros  -
Swamp Darner (2020)

Nasiaeschna pentacantha  -
Cyrano Darner (2021)


Gomphidae – Clubtail Family

Arigomphus cornutus  -
Horned Clubtail (1910)

Arigomphus submedianus  -
Jade Clubtail (2020)

Arigomphus villosipes  -
Unicorn Clubtail (2019)

Dromogomphus spinosus  -
Black-shouldered Spinyleg (1907)

Gomphurus fraternus  -
Midland Clubtail (2017)

Gomphurus vastus  -
Cobra Clubtail (2020)

Hagenius brevistylus  -
Dragonhunter (1907)

Hylogomphus adelphus  -
Mustached Clubtail (1907)

Phanogomphus exilis  -
Lancet Clubtail (1907)

Phanogomphus graslinellus  -
Pronghorn Clubtail (1907)

Phanogomphus lividus  -
Ashy Clubtail (1907)

Phanogomphus quadricolor  -
Rapids Clubtail (1909)

Phanogomphus spicatus  -
Dusky Clubtail (1907)

Stylurus notatus  -
Elusive Clubtail (2020)

Stylurus plagiatus  -
Russet-tipped Clubtail (2019)

Stylurus spiniceps  -
Arrow Clubtail (2018)


Macromiidae – Cruiser Family

Macromia illinoiensis illinoiensis  -
Swift River Cruiser (Illinois River Cruiser ssp.) (1907)


Corduliidae – Emerald Family

Cordulia shurtleffii  -
American Emerald (1982)

Dorocordulia libera  -
Racket-tailed Emerald (1907)

Epitheca cynosura  -
Common Baskettail (2020)

Epitheca princeps  -
Prince Baskettail (2020)

Epitheca spinigera  -
Spiny Baskettail (1907)

Somatochlora elongata  -
Ski-tipped Emerald (1907)

Somatochlora ensigera  -
Plains Emerald (1978)


Libellulidae – Skimmer Family

Celithemis elisa  -
Calico Pennant (2020)

Celithemis eponina  -
Halloween Pennant (2020)

Celithemis fasciata  -
Banded Pennant (1907)

Erythemis simplicicollis  -
Eastern Pondhawk (2020)

Erythrodiplax umbrata  -
Band-winged Dragonlet (2012)

Ladona julia  -
Chalk-fronted Corporal (2018)

Leucorrhinia frigida  -
Frosted Whiteface (2014)

Leucorrhinia glacialis  -
Crimson-ringed Whiteface (1907)

Leucorrhinia hudsonica  -
Hudsonian Whiteface (1907)

Leucorrhinia intacta  -
Dot-tailed Whiteface (2020)

Libellula incesta  -
Slaty Skimmer (2019)

Libellula luctuosa  -
Widow Skimmer (2020)

Libellula pulchella  -
Twelve-spotted Skimmer (2020)

Libellula quadrimaculata  -
Four-spotted Skimmer (2020)

Libellula semifasciata  -
Painted Skimmer (2014)

Libellula vibrans  -
Great Blue Skimmer (2014)

Pachydiplax longipennis  -
Blue Dasher (2020)

Pantala flavescens  -
Wandering Glider (2020)

Pantala hymenaea  -
Spot-winged Glider (2020)

Perithemis tenera  -
Eastern Amberwing (2020)

Plathemis lydia  -
Common Whitetail (2020)

Sympetrum ambiguum  -
Blue-faced Meadowhawk (2012)

Sympetrum corruptum  -
Variegated Meadowhawk (2015)

Sympetrum costiferum  -
Saffron-winged Meadowhawk (2012)

Sympetrum danae  -
Black Meadowhawk (2012)

Sympetrum internum  -
Cherry-faced Meadowhawk (2020)

Sympetrum obtrusum  -
White-faced Meadowhawk (2020)

Sympetrum rubicundulum  -
Ruby Meadowhawk (2020)

Sympetrum semicinctum  -
Band-winged Meadowhawk (2020)

Sympetrum vicinum  -
Autumn Meadowhawk (2020)

Tramea lacerata  -
Black Saddlebags (2020)

Tramea onusta  -
Red Saddlebags (2020)


 


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