Lilypad Forktail Damselfly 6-9-20
Observer: Paul Lauenstein
Observation Date: 6/9/20
Observation Time: 3:45 p.m.
Observation Location: Gavins Pond dam
Common Name: Lilypad forktail damselfly
Scientific Name: Ischnura kellicotti
Comments: A southern species that appears to have increased in Massachusetts lately. This specimen is the red form of the female. There is also a blue form. Males are bright blue.
More Information: Wisconsin Odonata Survey