Male has mostly yellow abdomen with some black markings; the tip is entirely yellow. Alone of all damselfly species in the world, the male Citrine Forktail has a forewing stigma that is not along the leading edge of the wing (in other words, the stigma is entirely surrounded by clear cells of the wing).
This species is probably the smallest U.S. damselfly.
Ontario. United States, excluding the northwest quarter of the country.
Likes dense vegetation along still waters such as ponds.
Primarily a summer species.