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Sphagnum Sprite - Nehalennia gracilis - male

Sphagnum Sprite - Nehalennia gracilis - Male
Cohutta Mountains, Murray County, Georgia, USA
June 29, 2010
Size: 1 inch
Individual was in a boggy area of a beaver pond. This was the third Georgia record and first record for this county.

More about the species record in Georgia
As indicated above, this was the 3rd Georgia record (and first Georgia BG submission). The previous two records were by Giff Beaton (author of Dragonflies & Damselflies of Georgia and the Southeast) at Long County in 2003, and Sidney W. Dunkle (author of Dragonflies through Binoculars) at White County in 1983.

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