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Sauk 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

Lestes congener  -
Spotted Spreadwing (2011)

Lestes dryas  -
Emerald Spreadwing (2011)

Lestes inaequalis  -
Elegant Spreadwing (2007)

Lestes rectangularis  -
Slender Spreadwing (2018)

Lestes vigilax  -
Swamp Spreadwing (2009)


Calopterygidae – Broad-winged Damsel Family

Calopteryx maculata  -
Ebony Jewelwing (2021)

Hetaerina americana  -
American Rubyspot (2020)


Coenagrionidae – Pond Damsel Family

Argia apicalis  -
Blue-fronted Dancer (2018)

Argia fumipennis violacea  -
Variable Dancer (Violet Dancer ssp.) (2017)

Argia moesta  -
Powdered Dancer (2020)

Argia plana  -
Springwater Dancer (2021)

Argia tibialis  -
Blue-tipped Dancer (2021)

Coenagrion resolutum  -
Taiga Bluet (Year not available)

Enallagma annexum  -
Northern Bluet (Year not available)

Enallagma carunculatum  -
Tule Bluet (2017)

Enallagma civile  -
Familiar Bluet (2019)

Enallagma ebrium  -
Marsh Bluet (1997)

Enallagma exsulans  -
Stream Bluet (2020)

Enallagma geminatum  -
Skimming Bluet (2008)

Enallagma hageni  -
Hagen's Bluet (Year not available)

Enallagma signatum  -
Orange Bluet (Year not available)

Ischnura hastata  -
Citrine Forktail (2019)

Ischnura posita  -
Fragile Forktail (2008)

Ischnura verticalis  -
Eastern Forktail (2021)

Nehalennia irene  -
Sedge Sprite (2008)


Aeshnidae – Darner Family

Aeshna canadensis  -
Canada Darner (1989)

Aeshna constricta  -
Lance-tipped Darner (2019)

Aeshna tuberculifera  -
Black-tipped Darner (2020)

Aeshna umbrosa  -
Shadow Darner (2011)

Anax junius  -
Common Green Darner (2020)

Basiaeschna janata  -
Springtime Darner (1989)

Boyeria vinosa  -
Fawn Darner (2020)

Epiaeschna heros  -
Swamp Darner (2011)

Nasiaeschna pentacantha  -
Cyrano Darner (1989)


Gomphidae – Clubtail Family

Arigomphus furcifer  -
Lilypad Clubtail (2013)

Arigomphus submedianus  -
Jade Clubtail (2017)

Gomphurus fraternus  -
Midland Clubtail (2021)

Gomphurus vastus  -
Cobra Clubtail (2020)

Phanogomphus graslinellus  -
Pronghorn Clubtail (1979)

Phanogomphus spicatus  -
Dusky Clubtail (1988)

Stylurus amnicola  -
Riverine Clubtail (2021)

Stylurus notatus  -
Elusive Clubtail (Year not available)


Cordulegastridae – Spiketail Family

Cordulegaster maculata  -
Twin-spotted Spiketail (2021)

Cordulegaster obliqua  -
Arrowhead Spiketail (2021)


Macromiidae – Cruiser Family

Didymops transversa  -
Stream Cruiser (2015)

Macromia illinoiensis illinoiensis  -
Swift River Cruiser (Illinois River Cruiser ssp.) (2012)


Corduliidae – Emerald Family

Cordulia shurtleffii  -
American Emerald (Year not available)

Dorocordulia libera  -
Racket-tailed Emerald (2013)

Epitheca canis  -
Beaverpond Baskettail (1993)

Epitheca cynosura  -
Common Baskettail (2014)

Epitheca princeps  -
Prince Baskettail (2016)

Neurocordulia molesta  -
Smoky Shadowdragon (1989)

Neurocordulia yamaskanensis  -
Stygian Shadowdragon (2007)

Somatochlora tenebrosa  -
Clamp-tipped Emerald (2021)


Libellulidae – Skimmer Family

Celithemis eponina  -
Halloween Pennant (2013)

Erythemis simplicicollis  -
Eastern Pondhawk (2018)

Leucorrhinia hudsonica  -
Hudsonian Whiteface (2008)

Leucorrhinia intacta  -
Dot-tailed Whiteface (2013)

Libellula cyanea  -
Spangled Skimmer (2009)

Libellula luctuosa  -
Widow Skimmer (2018)

Libellula pulchella  -
Twelve-spotted Skimmer (2018)

Libellula quadrimaculata  -
Four-spotted Skimmer (2011)

Pachydiplax longipennis  -
Blue Dasher (2012)

Pantala flavescens  -
Wandering Glider (2016)

Pantala hymenaea  -
Spot-winged Glider (2016)

Perithemis tenera  -
Eastern Amberwing (2017)

Plathemis lydia  -
Common Whitetail (2021)

Sympetrum corruptum  -
Variegated Meadowhawk (Year not available)

Sympetrum costiferum  -
Saffron-winged Meadowhawk (Year not available)

Sympetrum internum  -
Cherry-faced Meadowhawk (Year not available)

Sympetrum obtrusum  -
White-faced Meadowhawk (2011)

Sympetrum rubicundulum  -
Ruby Meadowhawk (2013)

Sympetrum vicinum  -
Autumn Meadowhawk (2021)

Tramea lacerata  -
Black Saddlebags (2014)


 


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