Insects of the Refuge


Black-tipped Darner — Aeshna tuberculifera
Canada Darner — Aeshna canadensis
Canadian Tiger Swallowtail — Papilio canadensis
Common Spreadwing — Lestes disjunctus
Deer Fly — Chrysops callidus
Eastern Forktail — Ischnura verticalis
Eastern Yellow Jacket — Vespula maculifrons
Ebony Jewelwing — Calopteryx maculata
Fawn Darner — Boyeria vinosa
Flat-headed Mayfly — Epeorus frisoni
Four-spotted Skimmer — Libellula quadrimaculata
Fragile Forktail — Ischnura posita
Frosted Whiteface — Leucorrhinia frigida
Green-striped Darner — Aeshna verticalis
Hagen's Bluet — Enallagma hageni
House Fly — Musca domestica
House Mosquito — Culex pipiens
Lateral Bluet Damselfly — Enallagma laterale
Monarch Butterfly — Danaus plexippus
Mottled Darner — Aeshna clepsydra
Northern Paper Wasp — Polistes fuscatus
Pennsylvania Firefly — Phototuris pennsylvanicus
Pygmy Snaketail Dragonfly
River Jewelwing — Calopteryx aequabilis
Ruby Meadowhawk — Sympetrum rubicundulum
Shadow Darner — Aeshna umbrosa
Six-spotted Green Tiger Beetle — Cicindella sexguttata
Spotted Spreadwing — Lestes congener
Subarctic Darner — Aeshna subarctica
Sweetflag Spreadwing — Lestes forcipatus
Tomah Mayfly — Syphlonisca aerodromia
Variable Dancer — Argia fumipennis
White-faced Meadowhawk — Aeshna interrupta


Friends of Sunkhaze Meadows National Wildlife Refuge. PO Box 450.  Milford ME 04461. Email Friends of Sunkhaze Meadows

Sunkhaze Meadows NWR is managed by the staff of Maine Coastal Islands NWR.
PO Box 1735.  9 Water St. Rockland ME 04841. (207) 594-0600




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Green-striped Darner
Northern Paper Wasp
White-faced Meadowhawk
House Fly