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Species Enallagma ebrium - Marsh Bluet

Azure Bluet - Enallagma ebrium - female Bluet on Cattail - appendage detail - Enallagma ebrium - male Marsh Bluet - Enallagma ebrium - male Damselfly - Enallagma ebrium Bluet - Enallagma ebrium Damselfly - Enallagma ebrium Marsh Bluets - Enallagma ebrium - male - female Enallagma ebrium - male - female
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 ebrium (Marsh Bluet)
25-34 mm
Mostly blue bluet with segment 7 almost totally black and segment 6 half black. Black spots on other segments approximately equal sized. (1)
Northern tier of states in US
Marshy ponds
June to August
Works Cited
1.Damselflies of the Northeast
Ed Lam. 2004. Biodiversity Books.