Neotropical Bluet, Enallagma novaehispaniae, in Maricopa Co.: New late flying date

December 27, 2016
Location: Tres Rios Wetlands

An unprecendented number of Neotropical Bluets was discovered in November 2016 at the Phoenix, AZ, Tres Rios Wetlands (see http://azdragonfly.org/news/unprecedented-number-neotropical-bluets-enal...). During a follow-up visit on 27 December 2016, four individuals (3 males and 1 female; see photos) were still present at this location. This observation provides a new late flying record for the species in Arizona.

  • News: Neotropical Bluet, <em>Enallagma novaehispaniae</em>, in Maricopa Co.: New late flying date
    Neotropical Bluet, Male, Tres Rios Wetlands, Maricopa, AZ, 27 December 2016
  • News: Neotropical Bluet, <em>Enallagma novaehispaniae</em>, in Maricopa Co.: New late flying date
    Neotropical Bluet, Male, Tres Rios Wetlands, Maricopa, AZ, 27 December 2016
  • News: Neotropical Bluet, <em>Enallagma novaehispaniae</em>, in Maricopa Co.: New late flying date
    Neotropical Bluet, Female, Tres Rios Wetlands, Maricopa, AZ, 27 December 2016

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