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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

Lestes dryas  -
Emerald Spreadwing (2020)

Lestes inaequalis  -
Elegant Spreadwing (2015)

Lestes rectangularis  -
Slender Spreadwing (2016)

Lestes unguiculatus  -
Lyre-tipped Spreadwing (2007)


Calopterygidae – Broad-winged Damsel Family

Calopteryx aequabilis  -
River Jewelwing (2020)

Calopteryx maculata  -
Ebony Jewelwing (2020)

Hetaerina americana  -
American Rubyspot (2020)


Coenagrionidae – Pond Damsel Family

Argia fumipennis violacea  -
Variable Dancer (Violet Dancer ssp.) (2016)

Argia moesta  -
Powdered Dancer (2020)

Chromagrion conditum  -
Aurora Damsel (2013)

Coenagrion resolutum  -
Taiga Bluet (2018)

Enallagma annexum  -
Northern Bluet (2014)

Enallagma boreale  -
Boreal Bluet (2018)

Enallagma ebrium  -
Marsh Bluet (2020)

Enallagma exsulans  -
Stream Bluet (2020)

Enallagma geminatum  -
Skimming Bluet (2000)

Enallagma hageni  -
Hagen's Bluet (2020)

Enallagma signatum  -
Orange Bluet (2020)

Enallagma vernale  -
Vernal Bluet (2014)

Enallagma vesperum  -
Vesper Bluet (2015)

Ischnura verticalis  -
Eastern Forktail (2020)

Nehalennia irene  -
Sedge Sprite (2020)


Aeshnidae – Darner Family

Aeshna canadensis  -
Canada Darner (2020)

Aeshna constricta  -
Lance-tipped Darner (2016)

Aeshna eremita  -
Lake Darner (2000)

Aeshna umbrosa  -
Shadow Darner (2014)

Anax junius  -
Common Green Darner (2020)

Basiaeschna janata  -
Springtime Darner (2020)

Boyeria vinosa  -
Fawn Darner (2014)

Nasiaeschna pentacantha  -
Cyrano Darner (2020)


Gomphidae – Clubtail Family

Arigomphus cornutus  -
Horned Clubtail (2018)

Arigomphus furcifer  -
Lilypad Clubtail (2014)

Dromogomphus spinosus  -
Black-shouldered Spinyleg (2020)

Gomphurus fraternus  -
Midland Clubtail (2020)

Gomphurus lineatifrons  -
Splendid Clubtail (2020)

Gomphurus vastus  -
Cobra Clubtail (2014)

Gomphurus ventricosus  -
Skillet Clubtail (2020)

Hagenius brevistylus  -
Dragonhunter (2020)

Hylogomphus adelphus  -
Mustached Clubtail (2014)

Hylogomphus viridifrons  -
Green-faced Clubtail (2020)

Ophiogomphus anomalus  -
Extra-striped Snaketail (2014)

Ophiogomphus carolus  -
Riffle Snaketail (2014)

Ophiogomphus colubrinus  -
Boreal Snaketail (1989)

Ophiogomphus howei  -
Pygmy Snaketail (2020)

Ophiogomphus rupinsulensis  -
Rusty Snaketail (2020)

Ophiogomphus smithi  -
Sioux Snaketail (2014)

Ophiogomphus susbehcha  -
St. Croix Snaketail (2020)

Phanogomphus exilis  -
Lancet Clubtail (2000)

Phanogomphus lividus  -
Ashy Clubtail (2014)

Phanogomphus quadricolor  -
Rapids Clubtail (2020)

Phanogomphus spicatus  -
Dusky Clubtail (2020)

Progomphus obscurus  -
Common Sanddragon (1992)

Stylogomphus albistylus  -
Eastern Least Clubtail (2012)

Stylurus notatus  -
Elusive Clubtail (1994)

Stylurus spiniceps  -
Arrow Clubtail (2015)


Cordulegastridae – Spiketail Family

Cordulegaster maculata  -
Twin-spotted Spiketail (2020)


Macromiidae – Cruiser Family

Didymops transversa  -
Stream Cruiser (2020)

Macromia illinoiensis illinoiensis  -
Swift River Cruiser (Illinois River Cruiser ssp.) (2020)


Corduliidae – Emerald Family

Cordulia shurtleffii  -
American Emerald (2020)

Dorocordulia libera  -
Racket-tailed Emerald (2020)

Epitheca canis  -
Beaverpond Baskettail (2020)

Epitheca cynosura  -
Common Baskettail (2020)

Epitheca princeps  -
Prince Baskettail (2020)

Epitheca spinigera  -
Spiny Baskettail (2020)

Neurocordulia yamaskanensis  -
Stygian Shadowdragon (2020)

Somatochlora minor  -
Ocellated Emerald (2012)

Somatochlora williamsoni  -
Williamson's Emerald (2012)


Libellulidae – Skimmer Family

Ladona julia  -
Chalk-fronted Corporal (2020)

Leucorrhinia frigida  -
Frosted Whiteface (2020)

Leucorrhinia hudsonica  -
Hudsonian Whiteface (2014)

Leucorrhinia intacta  -
Dot-tailed Whiteface (2020)

Leucorrhinia proxima  -
Belted Whiteface (2014)

Libellula luctuosa  -
Widow Skimmer (2015)

Libellula pulchella  -
Twelve-spotted Skimmer (2020)

Libellula quadrimaculata  -
Four-spotted Skimmer (2020)

Nannothemis bella  -
Elfin Skimmer (2001)

Pantala flavescens  -
Wandering Glider (2002)

Perithemis tenera  -
Eastern Amberwing (2007)

Plathemis lydia  -
Common Whitetail (2020)

Sympetrum obtrusum  -
White-faced Meadowhawk (2014)

Sympetrum vicinum  -
Autumn Meadowhawk (2011)

Tramea lacerata  -
Black Saddlebags (2020)


 


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