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Species Enallagma carunculatum - Tule Bluet

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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 Enallagma (American Bluets)
Species carunculatum (Tule Bluet)
27-37 mm long
Most abdominal segments half or more black above. (1)
Northern half of US, south to Oklahoma, New Mexico, west to California
Rivers, lakes and open ponds
March to November (Odonata Central data)
Works Cited
1.Damselflies of the Northeast
Ed Lam. 2004. Biodiversity Books.