Oculate Dancer

Order: Odonata
- Suborder: Zygoptera (Damselfly)
- - Family: Pond Damsels: Dancers
- - - Genus: Argia
- - - - Species: oculata

The species in the US is known from one individual male discovered in Sycamore Canyon, Santa Cruz, AZ, by Troy Hibbitts in September 2017.

Note: This dancer used to be called Bluepoint Dancer.

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Oculate Dancer, Male, Nacapule Canyon, Sonora, Mexico, 15 August 2009
Oculate Dancer, Male, Nacapule Canyon, Sonora, Mexico, 15 August 2009

Species to compare (enter common name)

  • Oculate Dancer
    Oculate Dancer, Male, Nayarit, Mexico, 3 October 2009.
  • Oculate Dancer
    Oculate Dancer, Male, Cano Negro, Costa Rica, 11 July 2017.
  • Oculate Dancer
    Oculate Dancer, Male, Nayarit, Mexico, 2 October 2009.
  • Oculate Dancer
    Oculate Dancer, Male, Nacapule Canyon, Sonora, Mexico, 15 August 2009.
  • Oculate Dancer
    Oculate Dancer, Male appendages (lateral view), Nacapule Canyon, Sonora, Mexico, 15 August 209.
  • Oculate Dancer
    Oculate Dancer, Pair in tandem, Braulio Carrillo National Park, Costa Rica, 16 July 2017.
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