Southern Sprite Damselfly (Nehalennia integricollis)

CENTRAL FLORIDA CRITTER OF THE DAY: Southern Sprite Damselfly (Nehalennia integricollis)

female. Genus as well as species are new to my buggy life list.

damselflies are predatory in both adult and larval stages.

“This is one of the smallest and least studied sprites occurring in North America.”


Shown on Florida Native Plant: GOLDENROD (Solidago sp. likely fistulosa)



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