Slender Bluet

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

Slender Bluet
Enallagma traviatum
M: 1.1-1.3" F: 1.2-1.3" 2 Jun — 25 Jul
Habitat: Shady ponds, usually w/ abundant emergent vegetation; very slow-moving streams. Stays mostly at pond edges.
Slender Bluet (M)

M and F (ovipositing)
June 13, 2013
Meadowbrook Park
Bonnie Ott

Slender Bluet (M)

June 24, 1997
Pigtail, Triadelphia Reservoir
Bob Solem