Brook Snaketail - Ophiogomphus aspersus (Morse, 1895)

This is a species of concern. Please report any encounters to Odonata Central.

Range & Habitat:

Known primarily from the northwestern Valley & Ridge province.


Flight Season:
Early Date: 15 May
Late Date: 4 July

Flight season charts created from records in the official database maintained by Allen Barlow.

Male Lateral - Photo by Allen Barlow
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Conservation Status:
State: S1S2 Imperiled to critically imperiled in New Jersey
Global: G3G4 Very rare and local throughout its range, found locally in a restricted range, or vulnerable due to other factors