Blue Corporal

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.


Blue Corporal
Ladona deplanata
1.3-1.5" M-Apr — L-Jun
Rare.
Habitat: Ponds/gravel pits.; perches on low stems/sloping banks, on ground, or on fallen logs. Both sexes perch w/ wings cocked.
Blue Corporal (M)

Male
April 25, 2012
Guilford Park
Annette Allor

Blue Corporal (M)

Male
April 24, 2012
Centennial Park
Bonnie Ott

Blue Corporal (M)

Male
May 11, 2013
Ellicott City
Bonnie Ott

Blue Corporal (M)

Male
May 14, 2007
Centennial Park
June Tveekrem

Blue Corporal (M)

Male
April 17, 2002
Guilford Park
Bob Solem

Blue Corporal (F)

Female
April 21, 2013
Western Regional Park
Bonnie Ott

Blue Corporal (F)

Female
April 12, 2012
Wincopin Trail
Annette Allor

Blue Corporal (F)

Female
April 6, 2012
Wincopin Trail
Annette Allor

Blue Corporal (F)

Female
April 2, 2012
Mount Airy (H.C.)
Wes Earp