Native SpeciesDragonfly nymph

Anisoptera (infraorder)
FOUND by LEA Teach
2017-08-26
Bridgton
ID Confirmed
Quality checked by Kathleen Tragert
Peer reviewed by Alaina Clark
Field Notes
I am happy because there is a cool breeze and the sun is out. We found an orange dragonfly nymph!
A sketch of our study site.
Supporting Evidence
Photo of my evidence.
Stocky with wingpads and six legs
Photo of my evidence.
Extendable jaw
Species Observation: Species Looked For
Did you find it?: 
I think I found it
Scientific name:
Anisoptera (infraorder)
Common name:
Dragonfly nymph
Sampling method: 
Net
Photo of our sampling method.
Place Studied
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Latitude: 
N 44.048814 °
Longitude: 
W -70.705687 °
Observation Site Information
A photo of our study site.
Habitat: 
Freshwater - In a stream or river
Trip Information
Name:
Willet Brook
Trip date: 
Sat, 2017-08-26 10:00
Town or city: 
Bridgton
Type of investigation: 
Species Survey
Ecosystem: 
Freshwater
Watershed: 
Presumpscot
MIDAS Code: 

Comments

You found a beautiful specimen, and you have some great photos of it! I love the expandable jaw picture. Isn't it so cool that they can do that? It amazes me every time.

Here's another great dragonfly jaw image to check out!
http://www.arkive.org/emperor-dragonfly/anax-imperator/image-A24236.html

Keep up the great work!

Best,
Kansas