Recommended Reading

Field Guides

Dubois, B.  2005.  Damselflies of the North Woods.  Kollath-Stensaas Publishing, Duluth, MN.

Dunkle, S.W. 2000. Dragonflies through Binoculars. Oxford University Press. New York, NY, USA.

Jones, C.D., A. Kingsley, P. Burke, and M. Holder.  2008.  Field Guide to the Dragonflies and Damselflies of Algonquin Provincial Park and the Surrounding Area.  The Friends of the Algonquin Park.

Lam, E.  2004.  Damselflies of the Northeast. Biodiversity Books, Forest Hills, NY, USA.

Mead, K.  2003.  Dragonflies of the North Woods.  Kollath-Stensaas Publishing, Duluth, MN.

Other Publications                                                                                          

Catling, P.M. and V.R. Brownell. 2000. Damselflies and Dragonflies (Odonata) of Ontario: Resource Guide and Annotated List. Toronto Entomologists Association, Toronto, Canada. ISBN 0-9682013-1-8.

Catling, P.M., C.D. Jones and P. Pratt, eds. 2000-2006. Ontario Odonata. Vols 1-7. Toronto Entomologists Association, Toronto, Canada. Available from www.ontarioinsects.org.

Needham, J. G., M. J. Westfall, and M. L. May. 2000. Dragonflies of North America. Scientific Publishers, Gainesville, FL, USA. ISBN 0-945417-94-2.

OOA (Ontario Odonata Atlas). 2009. Natural Heritage Information Centre, Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources. Thunder Bay District records queried on 16 Oct. 2009 by C.D. Jones

Paulson, D.R. and S. W. Dunkle.  2009.  A Checklist of North American Odonata including English Name, Etymology, Type Locality, and Distribution.  Available at http://www.odonatacentral.org/docs/NA_Odonata_Checklist_2009.pdf

Walker, E. M. 1953. The Odonata of Canada and Alaska, Volume I. General and Zygoptera. University of Toronto Press, Toronto, Canada.

Walker, E. M. 1958. The Odonata of Canada and Alaska, Volume II. Anisoptera - Four Families. University of Toronto Press, Toronto, Canada.

Walker, E. M. and P. S. Corbet. 1973. The Odonata of Canada and Alaska, Volume III. Anisoptera - Three Families. University of Toronto Press, Toronto, Canada.

(The above three volumes by Walker et al. are available from the Toronto Entomologists Association www.ontarioinsects.org).

Westfall, M. J. and M.L. May. 1996. (revised 2005) Damselflies of North America. Scientific Publishers, Gainesville, FL, USA. ISBN 0-945417-93-4.