Calopterygidae (Broad-winged Damselflies)


Calopteryx aequabilis (River Jewelwing)

Hetaerina vulnerata (Canyon Rubyspot)


Lestidae (Spreadwings)


Lestes disjunctus (Northern Spreadwing)

Lestes dryas (Emerald Spreadwing)

Lestes forficula (Rainpool Spreadwing)

Lestes unguiculatus (Lyre-tipped Spreadwing)


Coenagrionidae (Pond Damsels)


Amphiagrion abbreviatum (Western Red Damsel)

Argia alberta (Paiute Dancer)

Argia barretti (Comanche Dancer)

Argia cuprea (Coppery Dancer)

Argia emma (Emma's Dancer)

Argia immunda (Kiowa Dancer)

Argia lugens (Sooty Dancer)

Argia nahuana (Aztec Dancer)

Argia plana (Springwater Dancer)

Argia vivida (Vivid Dancer)

Coenagrion resolutum (Taiga Bluet)

Enallagma anna (River Bluet)

Enallagma antennatum (Rainbow Bluet)

Enallagma annexum (Northern Bluet)

Enallagma boreale (Boreal Bluet)

Enallagma carunculatum (Tule Bluet)

Enallagma clausum (Alkali Bluet)

Enallagma ebrium (Marsh Bluet)

Enallagma hageni (Hagen's Bluet)

Enallagma pollutum (Florida Bluet)

Enallagma praevarum (Arroyo Bluet)

Enallagma sulcatum (Golden Bluet)

Hesperagrion heterodoxum (Painted Damsel)

Ischnura barberi (Desert Forktail)

Ischnura cervula (Pacific Forktail)

Ischnura damula (Plains Forktail)

Ischnura demorsa (Mexican Forktail)

Ischnura denticollis (Black-fronted Forktail)

Ischnura preparva (Western Forktail)

Nehallenia irene (Sedge Sprite)

Nehalennia pallidula (Everglades Sprite)

Telebasis salva (Desert Forktail)


Aeshnidae (Darners)


Aeshna canadensis (Canada Darner)

Aeshna eremita (Lake Darner)

Aeshna interrupta (Variable Darner)

Aeshna juncea (Sedge Darner)

Aeshna palmata (Paddle-tailed Darner)

Aeshna persephone (Persephone's Darner)

Aeshna sitchensis (Zigzag Darner)

Aeshna tuberculifera (Black-tipped Darner)

Coryphaeschna adnexa (Blue-faced Darner)

Rhionaeschna multicolor (Blue-eyed Darner)

Rhionaeschna mutata (Spatterdock Darner)


Gomphidae (Clubtails)


Arigomphus lentulus (Stillwater Clubtail)

Arigomphus submedianus (Jade Clubtail)

Erpetogomphus compositus (White-belted Ringtail)

Erpetogomphus lamppropeltis (Serpent Ringtail)

Gomphurus crassus (Handsome Clubtail)

Gomphurus externus (Plains Clubtail)

Gomphurus fraternus (Midland Clubtail)

Gomphurus ozarkensis (Ozark Clubtail)

Phanogomphus graslinellus (Pronghorn Clubtail)

Phanogomphus sandrius (Tennessee Clubtail)


Cordulegastridae (Spiketails)


Macromiidae (Cruisers)


Corduliidae (Emeralds)


Neurocordulia yamaskanensis (Stygian Shadowdragon)

Somatochlora calverti (Calvert's Emerald)

Somatochlora franklini (Delicate Emerald)

Somatochlora hineana (Hine's Emerald)

Somatochlora minor (Ocellated Emerald)

Somatochlora semicircularis (Mountain Emerald)

Somatochlora walshii (Brush-tipped Emerald)

Williamsonia fletcheri (Ebony Boghaunter)



Libellulidae (Skimmers)


Leucorrhinia proxima (Belted Whiteface)




Selected images from various parts of the United States and Canada. The photos are of species not typically found in or near Georgia.

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