Fine-lined Emerald - Somatochlora filosa (Hagen, 1861)

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

Range & Habitat:

Found locally throughout the coastal plain


Flight Season:
Early Date: 24 June
Late Date: 14 November

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

Male Dorsal - Photo by Steve Walter
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See the chart of NJ Striped Emerald male claspers


Conservation Status:
State: S2S3 Rare to imperiled in New Jersey
Global: G5 Secure globally, but possibly rare in parts of its range