Painted Damsel, Hesperagrion heterodoxum, in Maricopa Co., AZ: new late flying date for the state.
December 9, 2012
Species: Painted Damsel
Location: Jewel of the Creek Preserve
The Painted Damsel in Arizona can be found in early December, but had until now not been observed later than 6 December. A female was present along the Jewel of the Creek Preserve stream on 9 December 2012, thereby establishing a new late flying date for the species in the state.