Lance-tipped Darner Aeshna constricta Say, 1839SH (Historical)    
Kingdom Animalia   >   Phylum Arthropoda   >   Class Insecta   >   Order Odonata   >   Family Aeshnidae   >   Genus Aeshna   


Lance-tipped Darner (Aeshna constricta) is a brightly-patterned darner of vegetated ponds and marshes, including ephemeral habitats that dry up seasonally, especially in more open areas (Paulson, 2011). This species is usually found at lower elevations (Dunkle, 2000). There is one historic record from Maryland, locality unspecified (Richard Orr's The Dragonflies and Damselflies of Maryland and the District of Columbia).

There are 0 records in the project database.

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A male Lance-tailed Darner in Pipestone Co., Minnesota (August, 2010). There is only one historical record for Lance-tipped Darner in Maryland. Photo by Troy Hibbitts. (MBP list)

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