Rambur's Forktail

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.


Rambur's Forktail
Ischnura ramburii
M: 1.1-1.5" F: 1.1-1.4" 5 Jul – 9 Sep
Rare
Habitat: Still or slow-moving water.
Rambur's Forktail (M)

Male
September 9, 2012
Centennial Park
Bonnie Ott

Rambur's Forktail (M)

Male
September 9, 2012
Centennial Park
Bonnie Ott

Rambur's Forktail (F)

Female
September 9, 2012
Centennial Park
Bonnie Ott

Rambur's Forktail (F)

Female (olive form)
July 5, 2005
Fulton Schools
Richard Orr