Familiar 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.

Identification Tips

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

Species to compare (enter common name)

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