Damselfly/Dragonfly Fieldmark Details
Ischnura hastata (Citrine Forktail) - male Place mouse over blue text to show highlights
Ischnura hastata (Citrine Forktail)
Length 0.8-1.1 inches. The mature male Citrine Forktail is a very small black, green, and yellow damselfly.

The eyes are black on top and green on the bottom. It has very small green eye spots.

The thorax is black on top and green on the bottom with thin green shoulder stripes.

The abdomen is yellow with black marks on top.


July 2009 - Huntley Meadows Park, VA. Range throughout the east coast and extending to southern west coast.