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June 10, 2012 — Vernon County

West shore of Sidie Hollow Lake - starting at the campground at the end of County Road XX.

Common Green Darner (Anax junius)
Observed
several males patrolling along shore and a couple pairs in tandem and ovipositing
Dusky Clubtail (Phanogomphus spicatus)
Photographed
3-4 males
Photo of Dusky Clubtail
Horned Clubtail (Arigomphus cornutus)
Photographed
2-3 males
Photo of Horned Clubtail
Lilypad Clubtail (Arigomphus furcifer)
Photographed
30-40 males and one female ovipositing.
Photo of Lilypad Clubtail
Photo of Lilypad Clubtail
Photo of Lilypad Clubtail
Common Baskettail (Epitheca cynosura)
Netted and released
15-20 males patrolling
Prince Baskettail (Epitheca princeps)
Observed
10-15 patrolling
Black Saddlebags (Tramea lacerata)
Netted and released
15-20 males patrolling and a couple pairs in tandem
Blue Dasher (Pachydiplax longipennis)
Observed
a few
Common Whitetail (Plathemis lydia)
Observed
15-20 males and females
Dot-tailed Whiteface (Leucorrhinia intacta)
Observed
15-20 males
Eastern Pondhawk (Erythemis simplicicollis)
Photographed
several
Photo of Eastern Pondhawk
Red Saddlebags (Tramea onusta)
Observed
1 male
Twelve-spotted Skimmer (Libellula pulchella)
Observed
a few
Widow Skimmer (Libellula luctuosa)
Observed
10-15 adults and juveniles
Photo of Widow Skimmer
Eastern Forktail (Ischnura verticalis)
Observed
many
Orange Bluet (Enallagma signatum)
Observed
a few
Skimming Bluet (Enallagma geminatum)
Observed
15-20 including pairs in tandem. Also a few Enallagma sp. that I couldn't catch to ID.
Photo of Skimming Bluet