Slender Baskettail

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.


Slender Baskettail
Tetragoneuria [Epitheca] costalis
1.4-1.8" M-Jun — L-Jun
Rare.
Habitat: Clear sand-bottomed lakes; stream pools. Hawks 6-10' above roads; hovers in sunny glades.
Slender Baskettail (M)

Male
June 4, 2013
Daniels Road, PVSP
Bonnie Ott

Slender Baskettail (M)

Male
June 9, 2001
Western Regional Park
Bob Solem

Slender Baskettail (M)

Male Appendages
June 4, 2013
Daniels Road, PVSP
Bonnie Ott