Swamp Spreadwing - Lestes vigilax (Hagen in Selys, 1862)

Range & Habitat:

Found throughout most of the state, and should be looked for in the counties where it has not yet been records.


Flight Season:
Early Date: 31 May
Late Date: 17 September

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

Male Lateral - Photo by Jim Bangma
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Conservation Status:
State: S4S5 Apparently to demonstrably secure in New Jersey
Global: G5 Secure globally, but possibly rare in parts of its range