Black-tipped Darner

Place name abbreviations: MPEA - Middle Patuxent Environment Area; PRSP - Patuxent River State Park; PVSP - Patapsco River Valley State Park; UMDCF - University of Maryland Central Farm. 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.


Black-tipped Darner
Aeshna tuberculifera
2.8-3.2" M-Aug — M-Oct
Uncommon.
Habitat: Open ponds, especially acid ones. Cruises over shallow water w/ emergent grasses and rushes in mid to late afternoon.
Black-tipped Darner

October 7, 1996
Alpha Ridge Landfill
Bob Solem

Black-tipped Darner

October 7, 1996
Alpha Ridge Landfill
Bob Solem

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