White-faced Meadowhawk

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.


White-faced Meadowhawk
Sympetrum obtrusum
1.2-1.4" M-Jul – M-Sep
Rare.
Habitat: Small (temporary) ponds; borrow pits and marshes w/ associated meadows; streams, tolerates acid water. Dried-up section of ponds. Forages from tips of low weeds.
White-faced Meadowhawk (M)

Male
October 1, 2013
Fox Chase
Bonnie Ott

White-faced Meadowhawk (M)

Male
October 4, 2013
Rockburn Branch Park
Bonnie Ott

White-faced Meadowhawk (M)

Male
September 19, 2013
Rockburn Branch Park
Bonnie Ott

White-faced Meadowhawk (M)

Male
September 19, 2013
Rockburn Branch Park
Bonnie Ott

White-faced Meadowhawk (M)

Male
September 23, 2003
Gorman NRA
Bob Solem/ Richard Orr photo