Brown Spiketail

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.


Brown Spiketail
Cordulegaster bilineata
2.3-2.7" M-May — M-Jun
Uncommon.
Habitat: Seepage areas, streams. Trickles, often sandy or boggy, usually sunny. Forages along sunlit edges of roads/woods. Somewhat wary.
Brown Spiketail (M)

Male
May 28, 2007
Bon Secours
Nancy Magnusson

Brown Spiketail (M)

Male
May 30, 2014
Franciscan Friars
Grazina McClure

Brown Spiketail (M)

Male
May 31, 2012
Mount Pleasant
Bonnie Ott

Brown Spiketail (M)

Male
June 3, 2012
Hugg-Thomas WMA
Bonnie Ott

Brown Spiketail (M)

Male
June 4, 2014
Rockburn Branch Park
Bonnie Ott

Brown Spiketail (M)

Male
June 14, 2013
Mount Pleasant
Bonnie Ott

Brown Spiketail (wheel)

Pair in wheel
May 31, 2016
Mount Pleasant
Bonnie Ott

Brown Spiketail (wheel)

Pair in wheel
June 15, 2015
Hollofield, PVSP
Linda Hunt