Maine Species List

Suborder ZYGOPTERA – Damselflies

Family CALOPTERYGIDAE - Jewelwings
Calopteryx aequabilis - River Jewelwing male female
Calopteryx amata - Superb Jewelwing male female
Calopteryx maculata - Ebony Jewelwing male female
Hetaerina americana - American Rubyspot male female

Family LESTIDAE - Spreadwings
Lestes australis - Southern Spreadwing male female
Lestes congener
- Spotted Spreadwing male female
Lestes disjunctus - Northern Spreadwing male female
Lestes dryas - Emerald Spreadwing male female
Lestes eurinus - Amber-winged Spreadwing male female
Lestes forcipatus - Sweetflag Spreadwing male female
Lestes inaequalis - Elegant Spreadwing male female
Lestes rectangularis - Slender Spreadwing male female
Lestes unguiculatus - Lyre-tipped Spreadwing male female
Lestes vigilax - Swamp Spreadwing  male female

Family COENAGRIONIDAE - Pond Damsels
Amphiagrion saucium - Eastern Red Damsel male female
Argia fumipennis violacea - Violet Dancer male female
Argia moesta - Powdered Dancer male female
Argia translata - Dusky Dancer  male female
Enallagma annexum - Northern Bluet male female
Chromagrion conditum - Aurora Damsel male female
Coenagrion interrogatum - Subarctic Bluet male female
Coenagrion resolutum - Taiga Bluet male female
Enallagma aspersum - Azure Bluet male female
Enallagma boreale - Boreal Bluet male female
Enallagma carunculatum - Tule Bluet male female
Enallagma civile - Familiar Bluet male female
Enallagma divagans - Turquoise Bluet male female
Enallagma durum - Big Bluet  male female
Enallagma ebrium - Marsh Bluet male female
Enallagma exsulans - Stream Bluet male female
Enallagma geminatum - Skimming Bluet male female
Enallagma hageni – Hagen’s Bluet male female
Enallagma laterale - New England Bluet male female
Enallagma minusculum - Little Bluet male female
Enallagma pictum - Scarlet Bluet male female
Enallagma recurvatum  - Pine Barrens Bluet male female
Enallagma signatum - Orange Bluet male female
Enallagma vernale - Vernal Bluet  male female
Enallagma vesperum - Vesper Bluet male female
Ischnura hastata - Citrine Forktail male female
Ischnura kellicotti - Lilypad Forktail male female(orange) female(blue)
Ischnura posita - Fragile Forktail male female
Ischnura ramburii - Rambur's Forktail male female
Ischnura verticalis - Eastern Forktail male female(orange) female(blue)
Nehalennia gracilis - Sphagnum Sprite male female
Nehalennia irene - Sedge Sprite  male female

Suborder ANISOPTERA - Dragonflies

Family AESHNIDAE - Darners
Aeshna canadensis - Canada Darner male female
Aeshna clepsydra - Mottled Darner male female
Aeshna constricta - Lance-tipped Darner male female
Aeshna eremita - Lake Darner male female
Aeshna interrupta interrupta - Variable Darner male female
Aeshna juncea - Sedge Darner  male female
Aeshna sitchensis - Zigzag Darner male female
Aeshna subarctica - Subarctic Darner male female
Aeshna tuberculifera - Black-tipped Darner male female
Aeshna umbrosa umbrosa - Shadow Darner male female
Aeshna verticalis - Green-striped Darner male female
Anax junius - Common Green Darner male female
Anax longipes - Comet Darner male female
Basiaeschna janata - Springtime Darner male female
Boyeria grafiana - Ocellated Darner male female
Boyeria vinosa - Fawn Darner male female
Epiaeschna heros - Swamp Darner male female
Gomphaeschna furcillata - Harlequin Darner male female
Nasiaeschna pentacantha - Cyrano Darner male female
Rhionaeschna mutata - Spatterdock Darner male female

Family GOMPHIDAE - Clubtails

Arigomphus furcifer - Lilypad Clubtail male female
Arigomphus villosipes - Unicorn Clubtail male female
Dromogomphus spinosus - Black-shouldered Spinyleg male female
Gomphurus vastus - Cobra Clubtail  male female
Hagenius brevistylus - Dragonhunter male female
Hylogomphus abbreviatus - Spine-crowned Clubtail male female
Hylogomphus adelphus - Moustached Clubtail male female
Lanthus parvulus - Northern Pygmy Clubtail male female
Lanthus vernalis - Single-striped Clubtail male female
Ophiogomphus anomalus - Extra-striped Snaketail male female
Ophiogomphus aspersus - Brook Snaketail male female
Ophiogomphus carolus - Riffle Snaketail male female
Ophiogomphus colubrinus - Boreal Snaketail male  female
Ophiogomphus howei - Pygmy Snaketail male female
Ophiogomphus mainensis mainensis - Maine Snaketail male female
Ophiogomphus rupinsulensis - Rusty Snaketail male female
Phanogomphus borealis - Beaverpond Clubtail male female
Phanogomphus descriptus - Harpoon Clubtail male female
Phanogomphus exilis - Lancet Clubtail male female
Phanogomphus quadricolor - Rapids Clubtail  male female
Phanogomphus spicatus - Dusky Clubtail male female
Progomphus obscurus - Common Sanddragon male female
Stylogomphus albistylus - Eastern Least Clubtail male female
Stylurus scudderi - Zebra Clubtail  male female
Stylurus spiniceps- Arrow Clubtail male female

Family CORDULEGASTRIDAE - Spiketails
Cordulegaster diastatops - Delta-spotted Spiketail male female
Cordulegaster maculatus - Twin-spotted Spiketail male female
Cordulegaster obliqua - Arrowhead Spiketail  male female

Family MACROMIIDAE - Cruisers
Didymops transversa - Stream Cruiser male female
Macromia illinoiensis - Swift River Cruiser  male female

Family CORDULIIDAE - Emeralds
Cordulia shurtleffi - American Emerald male female
Dorocordulia lepida - Petite Emerald male female
Dorocordulia libera - Racket-tailed Emerald male female
Epitheca (Tetragoneuria) canis - Beaverpond Baskettail male female
Epitheca (Tetragoneuria) cynosura - Common Baskettail male female
Epitheca (Epicordulia) princeps - Prince Baskettail male female
Epitheca (Tetragoneuria) semiaquea  - Mantled Baskettail male female
Epitheca (Tetragoneuria) spinigera - Spiny Baskettail male female
Helocordulia uhleri – Uhler’s Sundragon male female
Neurocordulia michaeli - Broadtailed Shadowdragon male female
Neurocordulia obsoleta  - Umber Shadowdragon male female
Neurocordulia yamaskanensis - Stygian Shadowdragon male female
Somatochlora albicincta - Ringed Emerald male female
Somatochlora brevicincta - Quebec Emerald  male female
Somatochlora cingulata - Lake Emerald male female
Somatochlora elongata - Ski-tailed Emerald male female
Somatochlora forcipata - Forcipate Emerald male female
Somatochlora franklini - Delicate Emerald male female
Somatochlora incurvata  - Incurvate Emerald male female
Somatochlora kennedyi – Kennedy’s Emerald male  female
Somatochlora minor - Ocellated Emerald male female
Somatochlora tenebrosa - Clamp-tipped Emerald male female
Somatochlora walshii - Brush-tipped Emerald male female
Somatochlora williamsoni – Williamson’s Emerald male female
Williamsonia fletcheri - Ebony Boghaunter male female
Williamsonia lintneri - Ringed Boghaunter male female

Family LIBELLULIDAE - Skimmers
Celithemis elisa - Calico Pennant male female
Celithemis eponina - Halloween Pennant male female
Celithemis martha – Martha’s Pennant male female
Erythemis simplicicollis - Common Pondhawk male female
Erythrodiplax berenice - Seaside Dragonlet male female
Ladona exusta - White Corporal male female
Ladona julia - Chalk-fronted Corporal male female
Leucorrhinia frigida - Frosted Whiteface male female
Leucorrhinia glacialis - Crimson-ringed Whiteface male female
Leucorrhinia hudsonica - Hudsonian Whiteface male female
Leucorrhinia intacta - Dot-tailed Whiteface male female
Leucorrhinia patricia - Canada Whiteface  male female
Leucorrhinia proxima - Belted Whiteface male female
Libellula cyanea - Spangled Skimmer male female
Libellula incesta - Slaty Skimmer male female
Libellula luctuosa - Widow Skimmer male female
Libellula needhami - Needham's Skimmer  male female
Libellula pulchella - Twelve-spotted Skimmer male female
Libellula quadrimaculata - Four-spotted Skimmer male female
Libellula semifasciata - Painted Skimmer male female
Nannothemis bella - Elfin Skimmer male female
Pachydiplax longipennis - Blue Dasher male female
Pantala flavescens - Wandering Glider male female
Pantala hymenaea - Spot-winged Glider male female
Perithemis tenera - Eastern Amberwing male female
Plathemis lydia - Common Whitetail male female
Sympetrum corruptum  - Variegated Meadowhawk male female
Sympetrum costiferum - Saffron-winged Meadowhawk male female
Sympetrum danae - Black Meadowhawk male female
Sympetrum internum - Cherry-faced Meadowhawk male female
Sympetrum obtrusum - White-faced Meadowhawk male female
Sympetrum rubicundulum - Ruby Meadowhawk male female
Sympetrum semicinctum - Band-winged Meadowhawk male female
Sympetrum vicinum - Autumn Meadowhawk male female
Tramea carolina - Carolina Saddlebags male female
Tramea lacerata  - Black Saddlebags  male female