lance-tipped darner

(Aeshna constricta)

               
Conservation Status

IUCN Red List

not yet assessed

lance-tipped darner

NatureServe

N5 - Secure

SNR - Unranked

Minnesota

not listed

Occurrence

Fairly common

Flight/Season

Early July to late September

Habitat

Marshes, ponds, lakes, and slow streams.

Size

Total Length: 2½ to 2

 

Identification

 

 
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Distribution Distribution Map   Sources: 7, 16, 18.

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Taxonomy

Order:

Odonata (dragonflies and damselflies)

 

Suborder:

Epiprocta

 

Infraorder:

Anisoptera (dragonflies)

 

Superfamily:

Aeshnoidea

 

Family:

Aeshnidae (darners)

 
Synonyms

Aeschna constricta

 
Common
Names

lance-tipped darner


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

       

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