Aurora Damsel

Place name abbreviations: MPEA - Middle Patuxent Environment Area; PRSP - Patuxent River State Park; PVSP - Patapsco River Valley State Park; WMA - Wildlife Management Area.

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Species common name
Scientific name
Length (in inches; M and F if different) Flight season
Relative abundance
Habitat.


Aurora Damsel
Chromagrion conditum
M: 1.3-1.5" F: 1.2-1.5" 30 May — 9 Jul
Uncommon
Habitat: Widespread but local, in swamps, spring-fed shady streams, small ponds especially where soil is mucky; mouths of spring-fed tributaries; rarely away from water. Perches near top of emergent vegetation w/ wings half spread like a Lestes. Flight slow and brief.
Aurora Damsel (M)

Male
May 31, 1997
Gaterway Business Park
Bob Solem

Aurora Damsel (M)

Male
May 31, 1997
Gateway Business Park
Bob Solem

Aurora Damdel (F)

Female
June 5, 1997
Gorman NRA
Bob Solem

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