Minnesota Dragonfly

Dragonfly Identification

Clubtails (Gomphidae):

Gomphidae is the only family of dragonflies in the area that have widely separated eyes. Gomphidae is comprised of many different Genera. In Minnesota and Wisconsin we have species from 10 different Gomphidae Genera including: Haegenius, Hylogomphus, Phanogomphus, Gomphurus, Stylurus, Dromogomphus, Arigomphus, Stylogomphus, Progomphus, and Ophiogomphus.

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Is the thorax of the specimen green with black or brown stripes ?

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Is the thorax of the specimen yellow with black or brown stripes ?

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