Lilypad Forktail Damselfly – 7/2/11
Observer: Paul Lauenstein
Observation Date: 7/2/11
Observation Time: 5:15 p.m.
Observation Location: Borderland State Park
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: Odonata Central