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Calopteryx maculata (Ebony jewelwing)

Synonyms: Calopteryx floridana; Calopteryx holosericea; Calopteryx materna; Calopteryx opaca; Calopteryx papilionacea; Calopteryx virginica

Wikipedia Abstract

The ebony jewelwing (Calopteryx maculata) is a species of broad-winged damselfly. It is one out of the 170 species of the Odonata found in New England, the Mid-Atlantic states, and southeastern Canada.
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Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Chippewa Nature Center   Michigan, United States    

Ecosystems

Prey / Diet

Anax junius (green darner)[1]
Cicindela sexguttata (Six-spotted Tiger Beetle)[1]
Corydalus cornutus (dobsonfly)[1]
Daphnia ambigua (Water flea)[1]
Hyalella azteca (Scud)[1]
Limnodrilus hoffmeisteri (Aquatic worm)[1]
Macrocyclops albidus (Copepod)[1]
Procotyla fluviatilis (Flatworm)[1]
Tuberolachnus salignus[1]

Predators

Agelaius phoeniceus (Red-winged Blackbird)[1]
Anas platyrhynchos (Mallard)[1]
Anax junius (green darner)[1]
Anguilla rostrata (American eel)[1]
Aquarius remigis (Common water strider)[1]
Chelydra serpentina (Common Snapping Turtle)[1]
Corydalus cornutus (dobsonfly)[1]
Cyanocitta cristata (Blue Jay)[1]
Cyprinus carpio (Common carp)[1]
Dolomedes triton (Six-spottedfishingspider)[1]
Eptesicus fuscus (big brown bat)[1]
Gambusia holbrooki (Bore-drain fish)[1]
Geothlypis trichas (Common Yellowthroat)[1]
Hypentelium nigricans (Northern hog sucker)[1]
Ictalurus punctatus (Channel catfish)[1]
Libellula lydia (Common whitetail)[1]
Lithobates sphenocephalus sphenocephalus (Florida Leopard Frog)[1]
Micropterus salmoides (Northern largemouth bass)[1]
Semotilus atromaculatus (Horned dace)[1]
Turdus migratorius (American Robin)[1]

Providers

Shelter 
Carex stricta (upright sedge)[1]
Cephalanthus tetrandra (Buttonbush)[1]
Eupatorium maculatum (Spotted Joe-pye Weed)[1]
Hydrilla verticillata (waterthyme)[1]
Impatiens capensis (jewelweed)[1]
Lemna minor (common duckweed)[1]
Pontederia cordata (Pickerel Weed)[1]
Salix nigra (black willow)[1]
Saururus cernuus (lizard's tail)[1]
Smilax rotundifolia (Horse Brier)[1]
Toxicodendron radicans (poison ivy)[1]
Typha latifolia (Reedmace)[1]
Utricularia macrorhiza (greater bladderwort)[1]

Distribution

Photos

Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1Study of Northern Virginia Ecology
Protected Areas provided by Chippewa Nature Center
Images provided by Google Image Search
Abstract provided by DBpedia licensed under a Creative Commons License
Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access