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Boreal Bluet (Enallagma boreale)

Order: Odonata (oh-do-NAY-ta) (Info)
Family: Coenagrionidae
Genus: Enallagma
Species: boreale (bor-ay-AL-ee) (Info)


1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives


This bug has been reportedly found in the following regions:

, Newfoundland and Labrador
Salem, Oregon
Hatton, Washington

By Todd_Boland
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Member Notes:

Positive Todd_Boland On Jul 31, 2006, Todd_Boland from St. John's, NL
(Zone 5b) wrote:

Another lovely blue damselfly. There are many VERY similar species with subtle differneces in the amount of blue vs. black. The real differences are in the male claspers. Habitat differences also exist. The boreal bluet is one of the most common bluets in Newfoundland.

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