Range & Habitat:
Found throughout the state, but more common on the coastal
plain. Flies long patrols over lakes and ponds.
Huge, with a green thorax and bright red abdomen.
Unmistakable once you've seen one, but until you do, you will
keeping trying to make female Common Green Darners into Comets.
Females. as shown, have a brownish abdomen patterned with
blue spots. Frequently, female
Common Green Darners will look redder in flight than female
Conservation Status:State: S2S3 - Rare to imperiled in New Jersey
Global: G5 - Secure globally, but possibly rare in parts of its range
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