Cyrano Darner

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.


Cyrano Darner
Nasiaeschna pentacantha
2.7-2.9" E-May — M-Aug
Uncommon
Habitat: Woodland streams, still or slow-moving water; stays close to forests. Perches vertically on trees trunks, etc. Hunts w/ slow flight along/through branches, does not form swarms. Preys on other odonates.
Cyrano Darner (M)

Male
July 3, 1997
Patuxent River State Park
Bob Solem

Cyrano Darner (M)

Male
July 3, 1997
Patuxent River State Park
Bob Solem

Cyrano Darner (F)

Female
September 19, 2003
Pigtail, Triadelphia Reservoir
June Tveekrem

Cyrano Darner (F)

Female
September 19, 2003
Pigtail, Triadelphia Reservoir
June Tveekrem