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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Species Enallagma ebrium - Marsh 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 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.