Painted Damsel

Order: Odonata
- Suborder: Zygoptera (Damselfly)
- - Family: Pond Damsel: Painted Damsel
- - - Genus: Hesperagrion
- - - - Species: heterodoxum

Identification Tips

Painted Damsel, Male, Jewel of the Creek Preserve, Cave Creek, Maricopa, AZ, 14 April 2013
Painted Damsel, Male, Jewel of the Creek Preserve, Cave Creek, Maricopa, AZ, 14 April 2013

Species to compare (enter common name)

  • Painted Damsel
    Painted Damsel, Male, Cienega Creek Natural Preserve, Pima, AZ, 20 November 2021
  • Painted Damsel
    Painted Damsel, Male, Sonoita Creek, Santa Cruz, AZ, 10 October 2021
  • Painted Damsel
    Painted Damsel, Male, Cienega Creek Natural Preserve, Pima, AZ, 3 May 2022
  • Painted Damsel
    Painted Damsel, Male, Empire Cienega National Conservation Area, Pima, AZ, 3 September 2008
  • Painted Damsel
    Painted Damsel, Teneral/immature male, Blue River, Gila, AZ, 31 March 2012
  • Painted Damsel
    Painted Damsel, Immature male, Patagonia Lake, Santa Cruz, AZ, 25 September 2010
  • Painted Damsel
    Painted Damsel, Immature male, Hassayampa River, Prescott, Yavapai, AZ, 30 June 2018
  • Painted Damsel
    Painted Damsel, Immature male, Jewel of the Creek Preserve, Cave Creek, Maricopa, AZ, 24 June 2012
  • Painted Damsel
    Painted Damsel, Female, Agua Fria River, Black Canyon City, Yavapai, AZ, 14 November 2021
  • Painted Damsel
    Painted Damsel, Female, Cienega Creek Natural Preserve, Pima, AZ, 20 November 2021
  • Painted Damsel
    Painted Damsel, Female, Sonoita Creek, Santa Cruz, AZ, 10 October 2021
  • Painted Damsel
    Painted Damsel, Immature female, Hassayampa River, Maricopa, AZ, 6 June 2009
  • Painted Damsel
    Painted Damsel, Immature female, southern Sonora, Mexico, 6 August 2018
  • Painted Damsel
    Painted Damsel, Immature female, Hot Springs Canyon (Muleshoe Ranch), Cochise, AZ, 6 April 2013
  • Painted Damsel
    Painted Damsel, Immature female, Florida Canyon, Pima, AZ, 16 May 2009
  • Painted Damsel
    Painted Damsel, Pair in wheel, Walnut Creek, Gila, AZ, 14 September 2013
  • Painted Damsel
    Painted Damsel, Pair in wheel, Walnut Creek, Gila, AZ, 14 September 2013
  • Painted Damsel
    Painted Damsel, Ovipositing female, Agua Fria River, Black Canyon City, Yavapai, AZ, 11 December 2021