Citrine Forktail

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.


Citrine Forktail
Ischnura hastata
M: 0.8-1.0" F: 0.8-1.1" 15 Apr — 1 Nov
Uncommon
Habitat: Thick emergent sedge, rush, or grassy sunlit areas where water is shallow and warm. Tops of emergent vegetation within the dense concentration of stems. Associated w/ stands of Eleocharis.
Citrine Forktail (M)

Male
May 5, 2014
West Friendship Park (Fox Chase)
Bonnie Ott

Citrine Forktail (M)

Male
July 31, 2005
River Hill H.S.
June Tveekrem

Citrine Forktail (M)

Male
August 1, 2012
Fox Chase
Bonnie Ott

Citrine Forktail (M)

Male
September 9, 2012
West Friendship Park
Bonnie Ott

Citrine Forktail (M)

Male
October 7, 2012
West Friendship Park
Bonnie Ott

Citrine Forktail (M)

Male
November 2, 2013
Fox Chase
Bonnie Ott

Citrine Forktail (F)

Female
April 20, 2003
River Hill H.S.
June Tveekrem

Citrine Forktail (F)

Female
April 15, 2003
Meadowbrook Park
June Tveekrem