Nebraska Dragonflies and Damselflies
The Tule Bluet is a widespread blue and black damsel with more black than blue on the middle abdominal segments. The blue ring between abdominal segments 6 and 7 is very thin. Females may be pale blue, greenish or tan.
Size: 26-37 mm (1.0-1.5 in)
Habitat: rivers and lakes
Great Plains Range: KS, NE, SD, ND, NM, CO, WY, MT, IA, MN
Flight season: early June to late September
Green indicates accepted county record (specimen or photograph).
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