Orange Bluet damselfly – 6/19/13

Observer: Paul Lauenstein

Observation Date: 6/19/13

Observation Time: 2:30 p.m.

Observation Location: Gavins Pond Dam

Common Name: Orange bluet damselfly

Scientific Name: Enallagma signatum

Comments: The orange bluet has a long flight season. It’s from early March to early November. This bluet is unusual in that it is most active in the late afternoon. It is often found near slow moving streams, ponds, and pools with still waters.

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Orange Bluet Damselfly