Dusky Clubtail Phanogomphus spicatus (Hagen in Selys, 1854)    Synonyms: Gomphus spicatus.
Kingdom Animalia   >   Phylum Arthropoda   >   Class Insecta   >   Order Odonata   >   Family Gomphidae   >   Genus Phanogomphus   

Status:

A boreal species whose known southern limit line expanded to reach Maryland in June 2014. First state record by Dave Czaplak on 6/7/2014.

Relationships:

Very similar to Ashy Clubtail and other members of genus.

There are 13 records in the project database.

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A Dusky Clubtail in Garrett Co., Maryland (6/7/2014). First state record found by Dave Czaplak. Photo by Dave Czaplak. (MBP list)

A Dusky Clubtail in Garrett Co., Maryland (6/9/2014). Photo by Richard Orr. (MBP list)

Dusky Clubtail in Maryland (Date obscured). (c) Rick Cheicante, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Rick Cheicante. (MBP list)

Dusky Clubtail in Garrett Co., Maryland (Date obscured). (c) Josh Emm, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Josh Emm. (MBP list)

A Dusky Clubtail in Allegany Co., Maryland (5/20/2017). (c) Timothy Reichard, all rights reserved. Photo by Timothy Reichard. (MBP list)

Dusky Clubtail in Garrett Co., Maryland (Date obscured). (c) sharonforsyth, all rights reserved. Photo by sharonforsyth via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

A Dusky Clubtail in Garrett Co., Maryland (6/9/2014). New state record found by Dave Czaplak. Photo by Richard Orr. (MBP list)

A Dusky Clubtail in Garrett Co., Maryland (6/9/2014). Photo by Richard Orr. (MBP list)

A Dusky Clubtail in Garrett Co., Maryland (6/7/2014). Photo by Dave Czaplak. (MBP list)

Dusky Clubtail in Garrett Co., Maryland (Date obscured). (c) jugbayjs, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by jugbayjs via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Dusky Clubtail in Garrett Co., Maryland (Date obscured). (c) Josh Emm, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Josh Emm. (MBP list)

A male Dusky Clubtail in Garrett Co., Maryland (6/9/2014). Photo by Bonnie Ott. (MBP list)

A male Dusky Clubtail in Garrett Co., Maryland (6/9/2014). Photo by Bonnie Ott. (MBP list)

A Dusky Clubtail in Garrett Co., Maryland (6/7/2014). Photo by Dave Czaplak. (MBP list)


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