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1 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2008-06-07 E. Corey 20 WIUM - Along Crabtree Creek, temps at 100 degrees Sight
2 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake ? Duncan Cuyler 1 Donnelly, T.W. 2004. Distribution of North American Odonata. Part I, Part II and Part III d
3 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2011-05-29 Kyle Kittelberger 1 Photo
4 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2015-07-27 John Petranka, Sally Gewalt 4 Durant Nature Preserve, Lake #1 between dam and boat house. - 3 males, 1 female. Photo
5 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2015-08-09 John Petranka, Sally Gewalt 10 Neuse River at Falls Dam. - Males. Photo
6 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2020-06-21 Ruby Sarkar 5 Mature male, found near the Falls Lake Dam, in Raleigh. Photo online
7 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2009-06-30 Matt Daw 0 Sight
8 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2009-08-15 R. Emmitt 10 Falls Lake and the dam to the lake Sight
9 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2009-08-17 Matthew Daw 0 Observed at Falls Lake Dam while looking for butterflies Sight
10 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2009-08-19 Matthew Daw 0 Falls Lake Dam Sight
11 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2010-05-30 Ali Iyoob, Matthew Daw 1 Sight
12 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2010-06-18 Kyle Kittelberger, Matt Daw 0 Found while exploring the creek in my backyard which led to a marshy area at Falls Lake Sight
13 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2010-06-22 Kyle Kittelberger 1 Neuse River, beneath Falls Dam Sight
14 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2010-07-01 Kyle Kittelberger, Matt Daw, Ali Iyoob 2 Found while exploring the creek in my backyard and a marshy part of Falls Lake Sight
15 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2010-08-06 Kyle Kittelberger, Matt Daw, Ali Iyoob, Brian Bockhahn 0 Seen on Butterfly Count, at Durant Nature Park, Falls Dam, and my house Sight
16 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2011-06-06 Kyle Kittelberger 0 Neuse River, beneath Falls Dam Sight
17 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2011-06-11 Kyle Kittelberger 1 Found while exploring the creek in my backyard and a marshy part of Falls Lake Sight
18 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2012-06-24 Kyle Kittelberger 1 Seen along my creek and at part of Falls Lake Sight
19 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2012-06-29 Mike Turner 0 Tailrace below the Falls Lake dam Sight
20 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2012-07-06 Mike Turner 0 Tailrace below the Falls Lake dam - common Sight
21 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2012-07-15 Mike Turner 75 Tailrace below the Falls Lake dam Sight
22 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2012-07-17 Mike Turner, Brian Bockhahn, Kyle Kittleberger 1 Lake Crabtree County Park Sight
23 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2012-07-20 Kyle Kittelberger, Mike Turner, Brian Bockhahn, Ed Corey 300 Wading below the Falls Dam in the Neuse River Sight
24 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2012-07-20 Mike Turner 250 Tailrace below the Falls Lake dam Sight
25 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2012-07-21 Jeff Pippen, Harry LeGrand 1 Neuse River below Falls Lake dam; Neuse River Greenway at Buffaloe Rd. Sight
26 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2012-08-02 Mike Turner 100 tailrace below the Falls Lake dam Sight
27 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2012-08-11 Mike Turner 8 Lake Raleigh Sight
28 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2012-09-13 Mike Turner 8 Lake Raleigh Sight
29 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2012-09-27 Mike Turner 1220 Falls Lake-tailrace below the Falls Lake dam - 75% were in tandem Sight
30 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2012-10-04 Mike Turner 5 Lake Crabtree County Park Sight
31 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2012-10-06 Mike Turner 769 Falls Lake-tailrace below the dam Sight
32 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2012-10-12 Mike Turner 3 Lake Raleigh Sight
33 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2013-05-30 Mike Turner 150 Mitchell Mill State Natural Area Sight
34 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2013-06-12 Mike Turner 5 Lake Raleigh-paddling the lake shore for 2.5 miles and walking 1.5 miles Sight
35 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2013-07-06 Mike Turner 9 Lake Raleigh-paddling ~3 miles and walking ~.5 miles. Sight
36 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2013-07-18 Mike Turner 25 Mitchell Mill State Natural Area Sight
37 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2013-07-27 Mike Turner 225 Falls Lake-tailrace below the dam Sight
38 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2013-08-03 Mike Turner 15 Lake Raleigh Sight
39 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2013-08-31 Mike Turner 331 Falls Lake-tailrace below the dam - mostly tandem pairs Sight
40 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2013-09-06 Mike Turner 15 Lake Raleigh, paddling and walking ~2 miles Sight
41 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2014-05-19 Mike Turner 4 Lake Raleigh Sight
42 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2014-05-21 Mike Turner 1 Bond Park male Sight
43 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2014-05-22 Mike Turner 5 Bond Park Sight
44 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2014-05-25 Mike Turner 10 Lake Raleigh Sight
45 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2014-05-28 Mike Turner 7 Lake Raleigh Sight
46 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2014-06-01 Mike Turner 3 Lake Raleigh Sight
47 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2014-06-03 Mike Turner 9 Bond Park Sight
48 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2014-06-13 Mike Turner 5 Lake Johnson Sight
49 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2014-06-14 Mike Turner 7 Lake Raleigh Sight
50 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2014-06-20 Mike Turner 5 Bond Park Sight
51 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2014-06-25 Mike Turner 155 Falls Lake-tailrace below the dam Sight
52 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2014-07-19 Mike Turner 7 Lake Raleigh - ad.males Sight
53 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2014-07-26 Mike Turner 15 Lake Raleigh Sight
54 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2014-08-13 Mike Turner 1 Bond Park - ad.male Sight
55 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2014-08-23 Mike Turner 10 Lake Raleigh - ad.males Sight
56 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2014-08-25 Mike Turner 5 Mitchell Mill State Natural Area - ad.males Sight
57 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2014-08-29 Mike Turner 20 Bond Park - ad.males Sight
58 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2014-09-19 Mike Turner 5 Lake Raleigh Sight
59 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2014-10-01 Mike Turner 1 Anderson Point Park - ad.male Sight
60 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2014-10-04 Mike Turner 2 Mitchell Mill State Natural Area - ad.males Sight
61 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2014-10-06 Mike Turner 3 Lake Raleigh - 2 ad.males, pair in tandem Sight
62 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2014-11-11 Mike Turner 1 Anderson Point Park - ad.male Sight
63 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2015-05-16 Mike Turner 15 Lake Raleigh - mostly pairs in tandem Sight
64 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2015-05-23 Mike Turner 10 Mitchell Mill State Natural Area Sight
65 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2015-05-31 Mike Turner 25 Lake Raleigh Sight
66 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2015-06-20 Mike Turner 10 Lake Raleigh Sight
67 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2015-06-26 Mike Turner 25 Lake Raleigh - 20 ad.males Sight
68 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2015-07-11 Mike Turner 15 Lake Raleigh Sight
69 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2015-07-19 Mike Turner 10 Lake Raleigh - ad.males Sight
70 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2015-07-25 Mike Turner 10 Lake Raleigh Sight
71 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2015-08-07 Mike Turner 15 Anderson Point Park Sight
72 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2015-08-22 Mike Turner 10 Lake Raleigh Sight
73 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2015-08-25 Mike Turner 8 Perry Creek @ SR2006 (Durant Rd.) Sight
74 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2015-08-26 Mike Turner 2 Neuse River @ US64 Sight
75 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2015-08-29 Mike Turner 2 Lake Raleigh Sight
76 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2016-05-13 Mike Turner 5 Lake Raleigh Sight
77 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2016-05-14 Mike Turner 5 Lake Raleigh Sight
78 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2016-05-28 Mike Turner 15 Lake Raleigh Sight
79 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2016-05-31 Mike Turner 6 ad.males - Smith Cr @ NC98 (Wait Ave.); ~200' downstream of Wake Forest Reservoir Sight
80 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2016-06-18 Mike Turner 15 ad.males - Lake Raleigh Sight
81 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2016-07-09 Mike Turner 10 Lake Raleigh Sight
82 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2016-08-13 Mike Turner 2 ad.males - Anderson Point Park Sight
83 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2017-04-28 Mike Turner 1 Lake Raleigh - ad.male Sight
84 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2017-05-19 Mike Turner 10 Lake Raleigh Sight
85 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2017-06-18 Mike Turner 5 Lake Raleigh Sight
86 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2017-06-24 Mike Turner 10 Lake Raleigh - ad.males Sight
87 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2017-07-07 Mike Turner 2 Richland Creek-Wake Forest, NC - ad.males Sight
88 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2017-09-29 Mike Turner 1 Lake Raleigh - ad.male Sight
89 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2018-06-10 R Emmitt 1 Neuse Rive below Falls Lake Dam. Sight
90 Blue-ringed Dancer [Argia sedula] Wake 2018-06-15 Richard Stickney 5 Falls Dam tailrace area Sight