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Upcoming Events

Discussion of 2018 gathering

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington


Subspecies Argia fumipennis violacea - Violet Dancer

Damselfly - Argia fumipennis Brown Damselfly - Argia fumipennis damselfly? - Argia fumipennis Variable Dancer (Violet ssp) - Argia fumipennis violacea  - Argia fumipennis - female Violet Damselfly - Argia fumipennis - male Damselfly - Argia fumipennis DamselflyVioletDancer_Argia_fumipennis08292016_CV_ - Argia fumipennis - male Violet Dancer (Argia fumipennis violacea) - Argia fumipennis - male
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Odonata (Dragonflies and Damselflies)
Suborder Zygoptera (Damselflies)
Family Coenagrionidae (Narrow-winged Damselflies)
Genus Argia (Dancers)
Species fumipennis (Variable Dancer)
Subspecies violacea (Violet Dancer)