Project Noah

Project Noah is a tool to explore and document wildlife and a platform to harness the power of citizen scientists everywhere.

Join Project Noah Today
Global Dragonflies & Damselflies

Global Dragonflies & Damselflies

Share your photos of dragonflies and damselflies from around the world. Add descriptive habitat and behavior notes. We are especially interested in documenting swarm behavior which peeks in North America from July to September. Sign in to join mission

Global Dragonflies & Damselflies
Created by

peter

Website 4,821 participants 11,456 spottings

Dragonflies and damselflies are agile insects of the order Odonata. With a worldwide distribution and over 5,000 described species, these speedy and colorful Odonates are fascinating to study. Help us collect more information about these interesting insects, their behavior, and the habitats in which they are found. Join the Dragonflies and Damselflies of the World mission today!

Global Dragonflies & Damselflies

Recent Spottings

Dark-winged Skimmer EduardoFrick 6 0 Dark-winged Skimmer
Metallic Ringtail Damselfly BrettKelly 10 12 Metallic Ringtail Damselfly
Beautiful Demoiselle, caballito del diablo azul arlanda 5 2 Beautiful Demoiselle, caballito del diablo azul
Green Marsh Hawk JordiPrats 1 0 Green Marsh Hawk
Large Red Damselfly; Caballito del Diablo Rojo arlanda 1 0 Large Red Damselfly; Caballito del Diablo Rojo
Damselfly LindaAlisto 11 3 Damselfly
Beautiful Demoiselle, caballito del diablo azul arlanda 1 0 Beautiful Demoiselle, caballito del diablo azul
Ebony Jewelwing Damselfly (Female) Christine Y. 2 0 Ebony Jewelwing Damselfly (Female)
Dragonfly sarah.flora.568 1 0 Dragonfly
Unknown spotting Joseph CHIEF REDEARTH 1 0 Unknown spotting
Willow Emerald Damselfly InêsVeloso 4 0 Willow Emerald Damselfly
Unknown spotting Joseph CHIEF REDEARTH 3 2 Unknown spotting
Unknown spotting Joseph CHIEF REDEARTH 2 0 Unknown spotting
Unknown spotting Joseph CHIEF REDEARTH 2 0 Unknown spotting
Unknown spotting LindseyMartin 1 0 Unknown spotting
Unknown spotting Joseph CHIEF REDEARTH 1 0 Unknown spotting
Swamp darner Aaron_G 3 0 Swamp darner
Desert Darter Malcolm Wilton-Jones 2 0 Desert Darter
Dragonfly Marta RubioTexeira 2 0 Dragonfly
Dragonfly Marta RubioTexeira 2 0 Dragonfly
Damselfly Marta RubioTexeira 1 0 Damselfly
Beautiful Demoiselle; Caballito del diablo azul arlanda 2 0 Beautiful Demoiselle; Caballito del diablo azul
Fiery Skimmer Dragonfly JamesPriest2 2 0 Fiery Skimmer Dragonfly
Large Red Damselfly; Caballito del Diablo Rojo arlanda 1 0 Large Red Damselfly; Caballito del Diablo Rojo
Unknown spotting Joseph CHIEF REDEARTH 1 0 Unknown spotting
Common Flatwing Damselfly JamesPriest2 1 0 Common Flatwing Damselfly
Large Red Damselfly; Caballito del Diablo Rojo arlanda 1 0 Large Red Damselfly; Caballito del Diablo Rojo
Orange-winged Dropwing Malcolm Wilton-Jones 9 1 Orange-winged Dropwing
Slaty Skimmer Dragonfly (Male) Joseph R. Godreau 2 0 Slaty Skimmer Dragonfly (Male)
Halloween Pennant Dragonfly (Mating) Joseph R. Godreau 2 0 Halloween Pennant Dragonfly (Mating)
Carmine skimmer BrunoMoller 3 0 Carmine skimmer
Unknown spotting James McNair 1 0 Unknown spotting
Red-veined Darter Malcolm Wilton-Jones 1 0 Red-veined Darter
Orange-winged Dropwing Malcolm Wilton-Jones 1 0 Orange-winged Dropwing
Desert Darter? Malcolm Wilton-Jones 1 0 Desert Darter?
Beautiful demoiselle Zlatan Celebic 5 0 Beautiful demoiselle
Common Darter Malcolm Wilton-Jones 1 0 Common Darter
Desert Darter Malcolm Wilton-Jones 1 0 Desert Darter
Threadtail armadeus.4 4 10 Threadtail
cardinal meadowhawk KarenSaxton 2 0 cardinal meadowhawk
Black-tailed Skimmer Zlatan Celebic 2 0 Black-tailed Skimmer
Scarlet dragonfly Zlatan Celebic 2 0 Scarlet dragonfly
Unknown spotting JordiPrats 1 0 Unknown spotting
damselfly KarenSaxton 1 0 damselfly
Unknown spotting BrunoMoller 1 1 Unknown spotting
saffron winged meadowhawk KarenSaxton 1 0 saffron winged meadowhawk
Common darter Zlatan Celebic 1 0 Common darter
Unknown spotting BrunoMoller 2 0 Unknown spotting
Forktail damselfly BrunoMoller 2 0 Forktail damselfly
Scarlet Darter Paul Davis 2 0 Scarlet Darter

Recently joined

BrettKelly leducky300 jodydf LindseyMartin
DevNarayanMandal Michael James Raja Nongkhlaw dipanshu.mitra
Balulo Grace M. LauraLOVESbirds Zunggag Engja
JojoDePeralta ARTfarmUSVI Aly Meder Dijana Serhatlic
TamalDas DavidHind CoJoMo JulieLivingstoneWestcott
RonaldOrosz SarahFlohr MelindaKiser Tammi Remsburg
RishiManuPhotography Alexa M oliver.komar IvanPancic
momsavang Iceotty WaelM.Shohdi AnnaleeHodges
Whitney Magee RachelanneRaeVanderWerf cis-science-hawks6 ZACHARY BRINDLE
AJ Arruda Polilla Magginoel JamesPriest2
Sign in or Register to download data from this mission.