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Dragonflies & Damselflies of Mexico

Dragonflies & Damselflies of Germany

 

Dragonflies & Damselflies of Namibia


Dragonflies & Damselflies of North America

Damselflies

Dragonflies


Family
Calopterygidae
River Jewelwing (Calopteryx aequabilis)
Superb Jewelwing (Calopteryx amata)
Appalachian Jewelwing (Calopteryx angustipennis)
Sparkling Jewelwing (Calopteryx dimidiata)
Ebony Jewelwing (Calopteryx maculata)    
American Rubyspot (Hetaerina americana)
Smoky Rubyspot (Hetaerina titia)  
Canyon Rubyspot (Hetaerina vulnerata)
 


Family Lestidae

California Spreadwing (Archilestes californicus)

Great Spreadwing (Archilestes grandis)
Plateau Spreadwing (Lestes alacer)
Southern Spreadwing (Lestes australis)
Spotted Spreadwing (Lestes congener)
Northern Spreadwing (Lestes disjunctus)  photos added 08/16/18
Emerald Spreadwing (Lestes dryas) photos added 08/14/18
Amber-winged Spreadwing (Lestes eurinus)
Sweetflag Spreadwing (Lestes forcipatus)  
Rainpool Spreadwing (Lestes forficula)  
Elegant Spreadwing (Lestes inaequalis)  
Slender Spreadwing (Lestes rectangularis)  
Chalky Spreadwing (Lestes sigma)  photos added 08/19/18
Black Spreadwing (Lestes stultus)

Blue-striped Spreadwing (Lestes tenuatus)
Lyre-tipped Spreadwing (Lestes unguiculatus)
Carolina Spreadwing (Lestes vidua)
 
Swamp Spreadwing (Lestes vigilax)
 



Family Coenagrionidae
Mexican Wedgetail (Acanthagrion quadratum)
Western Red Damsel (Amphiagrion abbreviatum)

Eastern Red Damsel (Amphiagrion saucium)
Black-and-white Damsel (Apanisagrion lais)
California Dancer (Argia agrioides)
Paiute Dancer (Argia alberta)
 
Cerulean Dancer (Argia anceps)
Blue-fronted Dancer (Argia apicalis)
  
Comanche Dancer (Argia barretti) 
Seepage Dancer (Argia bipunctulata) 
Coppery Dancer (Argia cuprea)  
Emma's Dancer (Argia emma) 
Spine-tipped Dancer (Argia extranea)
Variable [Smoky-winged] Dancer (Argia fumipennis fumipennis)
Variable [Black] Dancer (Argia fumipennis atra)
Variable [Violet] Dancer (Argia fumipennis violacea)
Harkness's Dancer (Argia harknessi)
Lavender Dancer (Argia hinei)
 
Kiowa Dancer (Argia immunda)
Sierra Madre Dancer (Argia lacrimans)  
Leonora's Dancer (Argia leonorae) 
Sooty Dancer (Argia lugens)    
Powdered Dancer (Argia moesta) 
Apache Dancer (Argia munda)  
Aztec Dancer (Argia nahuana)  
Bluepoint Dancer (Argia oculata)  
Fiery-eyed Dancer (Argia oenea)
Amethyst Dancer (Argia pallens)
Pima Dancer (Argia pima)
Springwater Dancer (Argia plana)
Golden-winged Dancer (Argia rhoadsi)
Sabino Dancer (Argia sabino)
Blue-ringed Dancer (Argia sedula)
Tarascan Dancer (Argia tarascana)
Tezpi Dancer (Argia tezpi)
Blue-tipped Dancer (Argia tibialis) 
Tonto Dancer (Argia tonto)  
Dusky Dancer (Argia translata)
Vivid Dancer (Argia vivida)  
Aurora Damsel (Chromagrion conditum) 
Prairie Bluet (Coenagrion angulatum)
Subarctic Bluet (Coenagrion interrogatum)
Taiga Bluet (Coenagrion resolutum) photos added 08/14/18
River Bluet (Enallagma anna)
Northern Bluet (Enallagma annexum)  
Rainbow Bluet (Enallagma antennatum)  
Azure Bluet (Enallagma aspersum)  
Double-striped Bluet (Enallagma basidens) 
Boreal Bluet (Enallagma boreale) photos added 08/14/18
Purple Bluet (Enallagma cardenium)
Tule Bluet (Enallagma carunculatum)
Familiar Bluet (Enallagma civile)    
Alkali Bluet (Enallagma clausum)
Cherry Bluet (Enallagma concisum)  
Attenuated Bluet (Enallagma daeckii)   
Sandhill Bluet (Enallagma davisi)
Turquoise Bluet (Enallagma divagans)  
Atlantic Bluet (Enallagma doubledayi)
Burgundy Bluet (Enallagma dubium)  
Big Bluet (Enallagma durum)  
Marsh Bluet (Enallagma ebrium)
Stream Bluet (Enallagma exsulans)
Skimming Bluet (Enallagma geminatum)

Hagen's Bluet (Enallagma hageni)
New England Bluet (Enallagma laterale)
Little Bluet (Enallagma minisculum)

Neotropical Bluet (Enallagma novaehispaniae)
Pale Bluet (Enallagma pallidum)
Scarlet Bluet (Enallagma pictum)
Florida Bluet (Enallagma pollutum)
Arroyo Bluet (Enallagma praevarum)
Claw-tipped Bluet (Enallagma semicirculare)
Orange Bluet (Enallagma signatum)
 
Golden Bluet (Enallagma sulcatum)
   
Slender Bluet (Enallagma traviatum)
 
Vesper Bluet (Enallagma vesperum)
 
Blackwater Bluet (Enallagma weewa)
 
Painted Damsel (Hesperagrion heterodoxum)

Desert Forktail (Ischnura barberi)
  
Pacific Forktail (Ischnura cervula)
 
Plains Forktail (Ischnura damula) 

Mexican Forktail (Ischnura demorsa) 

Black-fronted Forktail (Ischnura denticolis)   
Swift Forktail (Ischnura erratica)
Citrine Forktail (Ischnura hastata)
Lilypad Forktail (Ischnura kellicotti)
 
Western Forktail (Ischnura perparva)

Fragile Forktail (Ischnura posita)   
Furtive Forktail (Ischnura prognata)
Rambur's Forktail (Ischnura ramburii)
Eastern Forktail (Ischnura verticalis)  
Lucifer Swampdamsel (Leptobasis lucifer)
Cream-tipped Swampdamsel (Leptobasis melinogaster)
 
Red-tipped Swampdamsel (Leptobasis vacillans)  
Sphagnum Sprite (Nehalennia gracilis)  
Southern Sprite (Nehalennia integricollis)
Sedge Sprite (Nehalennia irene)
Everglades Sprite (Nehalennia pallidula)
Caribbean Yellowface (Neoerythromma cultellatum)  
Duckweed Firetail (Telebasis byersi)  
Marsh Firetail (Telebasis digiticollis)
Desert Firetail (Telebasis salva)



Family Platystictidae
Desert Shadowdamsel (Palaemnema domina)



Family Protoneuridae
Coral-fronted Threadtail (Neoneura aaroni)  
Amelia's Threadtail (Neoneura amelia)  
Orange-striped Threadtail (Protoneura cara)

 


Family Petaluridae
Gray Petaltail (Tachopteryx thoreyi)   
Black Petaltail (Tanypteryx hageni)



Family Aeshnidae
Canada Darner (Aeshna canadensis)
Lance-tipped Darner (Aeshna constricta) 
Lake Darner (Aeshna eremita)       photos added 08/16/18
Variable Darner (Aeshna interrupta)  photos added 08/15/18
Sedge Darner (Aeshna juncea) photos added 08/16/18
Paddle-tailed Darner (Aeshna palmata)
 photos added 08/16/18
Persephone's Darner (Aeshna persephone)
Azure Darner (Aeshna septentrionalis) NEW! photos added 08/01/18
Zigzag Darner (Aeshna sitchensis)
photos added 08/16/18
Subarctic Darner (Aeshna subarctica) photos added 08/16/18
Black-tipped Darner (Aeshna tuberculifera)  
Shadow Darner (Aeshna umbrosa)
Green-striped Darner (Aeshna verticalis)
Amazon Darner (Anax amazili) photos added 08/13/18
Blue-spotted Comet Darner (Anax concolor)
Comet Darner (Anax longipes)  
Common Green Darner (Anax junius) photos added 08/19/18
Giant Darner (Anax walsinghami)    
Springtime Darner (Basiaeschna janata)
Ocellated Darner (Boyeria grafiana)
Fawn Darner (Boyeria vinosa)  
Blue-faced Darner (Coryphaeschna adnexa)    photos added 08/19/18
Icarus Darner (Coryphaeshna apeora)  edited 08/13/18
Regal Darner (Coryphaeshna ingens)  
Swamp Darner (Epiaeschna heros)   
Taper-tailed Darner (Gomphaeschna antilope)  
Harlequin Darner (Gomphaeschna furcillata)
Bar-sided Darner (Gynacantha mexicana) photos added 08/19/18
Twilight Darner (Gynacantha nervosa)
Cyrano Darner (Nasiaeschna pentacantha)    
Riffle Darner (Oplonaeschna armata)  
Malachite Darner (Remartinia luteipennis)
California Darner (Rhionaeschna californica)
Arroyo Darner (Rhionaeschna dugesi)
 
Blue-eyed Darner (Rhionaeschna multicolor)  
Spatterdock Darner (Rhionaeschna mutata)
Turquoise-tipped Darner (Rhionaeschna psilus)
photos added 08/19/18
Caribbean Darner (Triacanthagyna caribbea) photos added 08/13/18
Pale Green Darner (Triacanthagyna septima)
Phantom Darner (Triacanthagyna trifida)



Family Gomphidae

Broad-striped Forceptail (Aphylla angustifolia)  photos added 08/19/18
Narrow-striped Forceptail (Aphylla protracta)     photos added 08/19/18
Two-striped Forceptail (Aphylla williamsoni)
Horned Clubtail (Arigomphus cornutus)
Lilypad Clubtail (Arigomphus furcifer)
Stillwater Clubtail (Arigomphus lentulus)
 
Bayou Clubtail (Arigomphus maxwelli)
Gray-green Clubtail (Arigomphus pallidus)
Jade Clubtail (Arigomphus submedianus)  
Unicorn Clubtail (Arigomphus villosipes)   
Southeastern Spinyleg (Dromogomphus armatus)
Black-shouldered Spinyleg (Dromogomphus spinosus)
Flag-tailed Spinyleg (Dromogomphus spoliatus)   
White-belted Ringtail (Erpetogomphus compositus)
Yellow-legged Ringtail (Erpetogomphus crotalinus) 
Eastern Ringtail (Erpetogomphus designatus)     
"Southwestern" [Eastern] Ringtail (Erpetogomphus designatus ssp)
Straight-tipped Ringtail (Erpetogomphus elaps)
Blue-faced Ringtail (Erpetogomphus eutainia)   
Dashed Ringtail (Erpetogomphus heterodon)
Serpent Ringtail (Erpetogomphus lampropeltis)
Handsome Clubtail (Gomphurus crassus)
Blackwater Clubtail (Gomphurus dilatatus)
Plains Clubtail (Gomphurus externus)
Midland Clubtail (Gomphurus fraternus)
Tamaulipan Clubtail (Gomphurus gonzalezi)
Cocoa Clubtail (Gomphurus hybridus)
Splendid Clubtail (Gomphurus lineatifrons)

Columbia Clubtail (Gomphurus lynnae)

Gulf-coast Clubtail (Gomphurus modestus)
Ozark Clubtail (Gomphurus ozarkensis)
Septima's Clubtail (Gomphurus septima)
Cobra Clubtail (Gomphurus vastus)
  
Skillet Clubtail (Gomphurus ventricosus)
Dragonhunter (Hagenius brevistylus)
     
Spine-crowned Clubtail (Hylogomphus abbreviatus)
Moustached Clubtail (Hylogomphus adelphus)
Banner Clubtail (Hylogomphus apomyius)
Twin-striped Clubtail (Hylogomphus geminatus)
Green-faced Clubtail (Hylogomphus viridifrons)
Northern Pygmy Clubtail (Lanthanus parvulus)

Grappletail (Octogomphus specularis)
Acuminate Snaketail (Ophiogomphus acuminatus)
Extra-striped Snaketail (Ophiogomphus anomalus)
Arizona Snaketail (Ophiogomphus arizonicus)  
Brook Snaketail (Ophiogomphus aspersus)
Southern Snaketail (Ophiogomphus australis)
Bison Snaketail (Ophiogomphus bison)
Riffle Snaketail (Ophiogomphus carolus)
 
Boreal Snaketail (Ophiogomphus colubrinus)   
Edmund's Snaketail (Ophiogomphus edmundo)
Pigmy Snaketail (Ophiogomphus howei)
Maine Snaketail (Ophiogomphus mainensis)

Great Basin Snaketail (Ophiogomphus morrisoni)
Sinuous Snaketail (Ophiogomphus occidentis)
Rusty Snaketail (Ophiogomphus rupinsulensis)
Pale Snaketail (Ophiogomphus severus)
Sioux Snaketail (Ophiogomphus smithi)
St.Croix Snaketail (Ophiogomphus susbehscha)
Westfall's Snaketail (Ophiogomphus westfalli)
 
Beaverpond Clubtail (Phanogomphus borealis)
Sandhill Clubtail - peninsular ssp. (Phanogomphus cavillaris cavillaris) 
Sandhill Clubtail - northern ssp (Phanogomphus cavillaris brimleyi)
Harpoon Clubtail (Phanogomphus descriptus)
Lancet Clubtail (Phanogomphus exilis)  
Pronghorn Clubtail (Phanogomphus graslinellus)
Hodges' Clubtail (Phanogomphus hodgesi)
Pacific Clubtail (Phanogomphus kurilis)
Ashy Clubtail (Phanogomphus lividus)    
Sulphur-tipped Clubtail (Phanogomphus militaris)
Cypress Clubtail (Phanogomphus minutus)
Oklahoma Clubtail (Phanogomphus oklahomensis)
Rapids Clubtail (Phanogomphus quadricolor)
Tennessee Clubtail (Phanogomphus sandrius)
Dusky Clubtail (Phanogomphus spicatus)
Westfall's Clubtail (Phanogomphus westfalli)
Ringed Forceptail (Phyllocycla breviphylla)   photos added 08/19/18
Five-striped Leaftail (Phyllogomphoides albrighti)  photos added 08/19/18
Four-striped Leaftail (Phyllogomphoides stigmatus)
Tawny Sanddragon (Progomphus alachuensis)  
Belle's Sanddragon (Progomphus bellei)
Gray Sanddragon (Progomphus borealis)
Common Sanddragon (Progomphus obscurus)   
Cherokee Clubtail (Stenogomphus consanguis)
Sable Clubtail (Stenogomphus rogersi)

Eastern Least Clubtail (Stylogomphus albistylus)
 
Interior Least Clubtail (Stylogomphus sigmastylus)
Riverine Clubtail (Stylurus amnicola)  
Brimstone Clubtail (Stylurus intricatus)
Laura's Clubtail (Stylurus laurae)  
Olive Clubtail (Stylurus olivaceus)
Russett-tipped Clubtail (Stylurus plagiatus)  photos added 08/19/18
Yellow-sided Clubtail (Stylurus potulentus)
Townes' Clubtail (Stylurus townesi)




Family Cordulegastridae
Brown Spiketail (Cordulegaster bilineata)
Apache Spiketail (Cordulegaster diadema)
Delta-spotted Spiketail (Cordulegaster diastatops)
Pacific Spiketail (Cordulegaster dorsalis)  
Desert Spiketail (Cordulegaster [dorsalis] deserticola)
Tiger Spiketail (Cordulegaster erronea)

Twin-spotted Spiketail (Cordulegaster maculata)

Arrowhead Spiketail (Cordulegaster obliqua)
Sarracenia Spiketail (Cordulegaster sarracenia)
 
Say's Spiketail (Cordulegaster sayi)
Oauchita Spiketail (Cordulegaster talaria)




Family Macromiidae
Stream Cruiser (Didymops transversa) 
Allegheny River Cruiser (Macromia allegheniensis)
Bronzed River Cruiser (Macromia annulata) 
photos added 08/19/18
Swift (Illinois) River Cruiser (Macromia illinoiensis illinoiensis)
Swift (Georgia) River Cruiser (Macromia illinoiensis georgiana)
Western River Cruiser (Macromia magnifica)
Gilded River Cruiser (Macromia pacifica)

Royal River Cruiser (Macromia taeniolata)
 



Family Corduliidae
American Emerald (Cordulia shurtleffii) photos added 08/16/18
Racket-tailed Emerald (Dorocordulia libera)
Beaverpond Baskettail (Epitheca canis)
Slender Baskettail (Epitheca costalis)  
Common Baskettail (Epitheca cynosura)
Dot-winged Baskettail (Epitheca petechialis)
  
Prince Baskettail (Epitheca princeps)  
photos added 08/19/18
Mantled Baskettail (Epitheca semiaquea)
Sepia Baskettail (Epitheca sepia)

Spiny Baskettail (Epitheca spinigera)
Robust Baskettail (Epitheca spinosa)
 
Unidentified Baskettails (Epitheca sp)

Selys Sundragon (Helocordulia selysii)  
Uhler's Sundragon (Helocordulia uhleri)
Alabama Shadowdragon (Neurocordulia alabamensis)
Smoky Shadowdragon (Neurocordulia molesta)
 
Orange Shadowdragon (Neurocordulia xanthosoma)
Stygian Shadowdragon (Neurocordulia yamaskaensis)
 
Ringed Emerald (Somatochlora albicincta)  photos added 08/15/18
Quebec Emerald (Somatochlora brevicincta)

Calvert's Emerald (Somatochlora calverti)
Lake Emerald (Somatochlora cingulata)
Ski-tipped Emerald (Somatochlora elongata)
Plains Emerald (Somatochlora ensigera)
Fine-lined Emerald (Somatochlora filosa)
Forcipate Emerald (Somatochlora forcipata)

Delicate Emerald (Somatochlora franklini) photos added 08/16/18
Hine's Emerald (Somatochlora hineana)

Hudsonian Emerald (Somatochlora hudsonica)

Incurvate Emerald (Somatochlora incurvata)
Kennedy's Emerald (Somatochlora kennedyi)
Mocha Emerald (Somatochlora linearis)
   
Texas Emerald (Somatochlora margarita)

Ocellated Emerald (Somatochlora minor) photos added 08/15/18
Ozark Emerald (Somatochlora ozarkensis)   
Treetop Emerald (Somatochlora provocans)
Treeline Emerald (Somatochlora sahlbergi) NEW! photos added 08/01/18
Mountain Emerald (Somatochlora semicircularis) photos added 08/16/18
Muskeg Emerald (Somatochlora septentrionalis) NEW! photos added 08/13/18
Clamp-tipped Emerald (Somatochlora tenebrosa) 
Brush-tipped Emerald (Somatochlora walshii)  
Whitehouse's Emerald (Somatochlora whitehousei) photos added 08/15/18
Williamson's Emerald (Somatochlora williamsoni)
Unidentified Striped Emerald (Somatochlora sp)
Ebony Boghaunter (Willaimsonia fletcheri)
Ringed Boghaunter (Williamsonia lintneri)

 
 


Family Libellulidae
Red-tailed Pennant (Brachymesia furcata)
Four-spotted Pennant (Brachymesia gravida)    
Tawny Pennant (Brachymesia herbida)  
Pale-faced Clubskimmer (Brechmorhoga mendax)
Masked Clubskimmer (Brechmorhoga pertinax)
Slender Clubskimmer (Brechmorhoga praecox)

Gray-waisted Skimmer (Cannaphila insularis)   photos added 08/19/18
Amanda's Pennant (Celithemis amanda)   
Red-veined Pennant (Celithemis bertha)  
Calico Pennant (Celithemis elisa) 
Halloween Pennant (Celithemis eponina) 
Banded Pennant (Celithemis fasciata) 
Martha's Pennant (Celithemis martha)
Ornate Pennant (Celithemis ornata)  
Double-ringed Pennant (Celithemis verna) 
Checkered Setwing (Dythemis fugax)        
Mayan Setwing (Dythemis maya)
Black Setwing (Dythemis nigrescens) photos added 08/19/18
Swift Setwing (Dythemis velox)  
Black Pondhawk (Erythemis attala) 
Western Pondhawk (Erythemis collocata)
Claret Pondhawk (Erythemis mithroides)  photos added 08/13/18
Pin-tailed Pondhawk (Erythemis plebeja)      
Eastern Pondhawk (Erythemis simplicicollis)  
Great Pondhawk (Erythemis vesiculosa)     photos added 08/19/18
Plateau Dragonlet (Erythrodiplax basifusca)
Seaside Dragonlet (Erythrodiplax berenice)
Red-faced Dragonlet (Erythrodiplax fusca)  
Little Blue Dragonlet (Erythrodiplax miniscula)

Band-winged Dragonlet (Erythrodiplax umbrata)  photos added 08/19/18
Metallic Pennant (Idiataphe cubensis)
Blue Corporal (Ladona deplanata) 
White Corporal (Ladona exusta)
Chalk-fronted Corporal (Ladona julia)
Boreal Whiteface (Leucorrhinia borealis) photos added 08/14/18
Frosted Whiteface (Leucorrhinia frigida)     
Crimson-ringed Whiteface (Leucorrhinia glacialis)
Hudsonian Whiteface (Leucorrhinia hudsonica) photos added 08/16/18
Dot-tailed Whiteface (Leucorrhinia intacta)
Canada Whiteface (Leucorrhinia patricia) NEW! photos added 08/01/18
Belted Whiteface (Leucorrhinia proxima)
Golden-winged Skimmer (Libellula auripennis)  
Bar-winged Skimmer (Libellula axilena)  
Comanche Skimmer (Libellula comanche)
Bleached Skimmer (Libellula composita)  
Neon Skimmer (Libellula croceipennis)  
Spangled Skimmer (Libellula cyanea)
Yellow-sided Skimmer (Libellula flavida)  
Eight-spotted Skimmer (Libellula forensis)
Red-mantled Skimmer (Libellula gaigei)
Slaty Skimmer (Libellula incesta) 
Purple Skimmer (Libellula jesseana)
Widow Skimmer (Libellula luctuosa)   
Needham's Skimmer (Libellula needhami)    
Hoary Skimmer (Libellula nodisticta)  
Twelve-spotted Skimmer (Libellula pulchella)
Four-spotted Skimmer (Libellula quadrimaculata) photos added 08/16/18
Flame Skimmer (Libellula saturata)
 
Painted Skimmer (Libellula semifasciata)     
Great Blue Skimmer (Libellula vibrans)   
Marl Pennant (Macrodiplax balteata)    photos added 08/19/18
Ivory-striped Sylph (Macrothemis imitans)
Straw-colored Sylph (Macrothemis inacuta)  
Jade-striped Sylph (Macrothemis inequiunguis)
White-tailed Sylph (Macrothemis pseudimitans)
Hyacinth Glider (Miathyria marcella)     
Spot-tailed Dasher (Micrathyria aequalis)  photos added 08/19/18
Three-striped Dasher (Micrathyria didyma) photos added 08/19/18
Caribbean Dasher (Micrathyria dissocians) 
Thornbush Dasher (Micrathyria hagenii)  
Elfin Skimmer (Nannothemis bella)
Carmine Skimmer (Orthemis discolor)
  photos added 08/19/18
Roseate Skimmer (Orthemis ferruginea)
Antillean Skimmer (Orthemis sp.)
Blue Dasher (Pachydiplax longipennis)  
Red Rock Skimmer (Paltothemis lineatipes)
Wandering Glider (Pantala flavescens) photos added 08/19/18
Spot-winged Glider (Pantala hymenaea)     photos added 08/19/18
Slough Amberwing (Perithemis domitia)
Mexican Amberwing (Perithemis intensa) 
Eastern Amberwing (Perithemis tenera)
Mexican Scarlet-tail (Planiplax sanguiniventris)  
Common Whitetail (Plathemis lydia) photos added 07/09/18
Desert Whitetail (Plathemis subornata)  
Filigree Skimmer (Pseudoleon superbus)  
Blue-faced Meadowhawk (Sympetrum ambiguum)
Variegated Meadowhawk (Sympetrum corruptum) 
Saffron-winged Meadowhawk (Sympetrum costiferum)  
Black Meadowhawk (Sympetrum danae) 
Cardinal Meadowhawk (Sympetrum illotum)
Cherry-faced Meadowhawk (Sympetrum internum)
Red-veined Meadowhawk (Sympetrum madidum)
White-faced Meadowhawk (Sympetrum obstrusum)
Striped Meadowhawk (Sympetrum pallipes)
Ruby Meadowhawk (Sympetrum rubicundulum)
Band-winged Meadowhawk (Sympetrum semicinctum)
Spot-winged Meadowhawk (Sympetrum signiferum)
Autumn Meadowhawk (Sympetrum vicinum)
Arch-tipped Glider (Tauriphila argo)  
Garnet Glider (Tauriphila australis)
Aztec Glider (Tauriphila azteca)
Evening Skimmer (Tholymis citrina)
Vermillion Saddlebags (Tramea abdominalis)
Striped Saddlebags (Tramea calverti)   
Carolina Saddlebags (Tramea carolina)
Antillean Saddlebags (Tramea insularis)  
Black Saddlebags (Tramea lacerata)      
Red Saddlebags (Tramea onusta)
 

2 or more species photographed together  photos added 08/19/18
Emerging from Exuvia
Larvae & Exuviae
Dragonfly Predators photos added 08/16/18

Leona River, 18 species Damselfly Extravaganza - 2 May 2009
Liberty Co, TX - 31 Species Ode Extravaganza - 9 May 2009
LRGV Rocket Run - 33 species - 16 May 2009
Calamity Creek, Woodward Ranch - 31 species - 18 July 2009
LRGV Big Memorial Day Weekend - 50 species - 29-30 May 2010

4 Before Africa - East Texas - 69 Species - 7-10 June 2010
The Chase for Remartinia, Persephone, and Palaemnema - SE AZ - 9/11-14/2010


My Equipment and Photo Techniques 


Useful Odonata Links:

Odonata Central
http://www.odonatacentral.org/

Greg Lasley's Dragonflies & Damselflies
http://www.greglasley.net/dragonix.html

Ed Lam's "A Flash of Wings"
http://homepage.mac.com/edlam/

Martin Reid's Dragonfly Index
http://www.martinreid.com/Odonata%20website/dragind.html

Terry Hibbitts' Dragonflies & Damselflies
http://www.thehibbitts.net/terry/Dragonflies&Damselflies/Dragonflies&Damselflies.htm

Bill Mauffray's INTERNATIONAL ODONATA RESEARCH INSTITUTE
ODONATA INFORMATION NETWORK
http://iodonata.updog.co/