Nebraska Dragonflies and Damselflies
The male Emma's Dancer is a striking violet color with a blue tip to the abdomen. Females are generally grey/brown. Both have a narrow black stripe on the top of the thorax.
Size: 33-40 mm (1.3-1.6 in)
Habitat: along rivers and streams, both rapid and slow-moving
Great Plains Range: NE, SD, CO, WY, MT
Flight season: late June to mid August
Green indicates accepted county record (specimen or photograph).
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