Hyacinth Glider

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.


Hyacinth Glider
Miathyria marcella
1.3-1.7" M-Jul
STRAY.
Habitat: Found where there are water hyacinths. Southern species.
Hyacinth Glider (M)

Male
July 9, 1999
Lake Elkhorn
Bob Solem

Hyacinth Glider (M)

Male
July 9, 1999
Lake Elkhorn
Bob Solem/Richard Orr photo

Hyacinth Glider (male abdomen)

Male (abdomen)
July 9, 1999
Lake Elkhorn
Bob Solem