website was created by Matthew Cocchiola
Thank you for visiting and learning about the amazing insect, the Hine's Emerald Dragonfly
Sources - Pictures
All pictures are linked to the original source website
Special thanks to Glenn Corbiere and Dr. Everett D. Cashatt for the use of their pictures.
All non-cited pictures originate from Wikimedia Commons.
Sources - Information
Burton, Paul. The Hine’s Emerald Gallery Website.
2001. 21 Feb. 2007
Cashatt, Dr. Everett D. Illinois State Museum http://www.museum.state.il.us/research/entomology/hines/mainpage.html
Corbet, Philip S. Dragonflies: Behavior and Ecology of Odonata. Ithaca, New York: Comstock Publishing Associates, a division of Cornell University Press, 1999.
Foster, S.E. and D.A. Soluk. “Protecting more than the wetland: The importance of biased sex ratios and habitat segregation for conservation of the Hine’s emerald dragonfly, Somatochlora hineana Williamson.” Biological Conservation Vol. 127 Issue: Number 2 (January 2006): 158-166
IUCN Red List of Threatened Species: Somatochlora
Needham, James G., Minter J. Westfall, jr., and Michael L. May. Dragonflies of North America: Revised Edition. Gainesville: Scientific Publishers, 2000.
Pintor, Lauren, and Daniel Soluk. “Evaluating the non-consumptive, positive effects of a predator in the persistence of an endangered species.” Biological Conservation Vol. 130 Issue: Number 4 (July 2006): 584-591