Subarctic Bluet

Coenagrion interrogatum

General Status Rank: 
Undetermined
ELCODE: 
IIODO70020
Common Name: 
Subarctic Bluet
Scientific Name: 
Coenagrion interrogatum
Naming References: 
Taxonomy
Group: 
Odonate (Damselfly)
Kingdom: 
Animalia
Phylum: 
Arthropoda
Class: 
Insecta
Order: 
Odonata
Family: 
Coenagrionidae
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General Biology
Canada Known Subspecies Count: 
0
Reproduction Frequency Per Year: 
0
Habitat
Larvae and adults=most common in fens and marshes with aquatic mosses.
References: 
Distribution

Ecozones

Taiga Plains, Taiga Shield, Boreal Plains
References: 

Distribution

18.98
Score: 
G
References: 

Number of Occurrences

8
Score: 
B
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Area of Occupancy

Score: 
-
References: 
Population

Population Size

Common
Score: 
FH
References: 
Threats

Intrinsic Vulnerability

Score: 
-
General Status Rank
Rank: 
Undetermined
Status Rank Description: 
Although widespread, this species is not common, possibly as a result of a requirement for a restricted habitat including water with abundant aquatic mosses (Cannings and Cannings 1997).
S Rank: 
SU
Decision Process Description: 
Was ranked as sensitive by PC; was reviewed as Undetermined (SC) in 2005; Reviewed in 2010, no change; Reviewed in 2015, no change; Reviewed in 2020, no change
Last Updated: 
June 29, 2020

References

Area of Occupancy

  • Cannings, Sydney G., Cannings, Robert A. (1997) Dragonflies (Odonata) of the Yukon. Biological Survey of Canada (Terrestrial Arthropods) Insects of the Yukon pp 169-200 - BMW1 Return

Ecozones

  • Catling, P. (2003) Dragonflies (Odonata) of the Northwest Territories - Status ranking and preliminary atlas. Unpublished report Suzanne Carriere's office - RSC11 Return

Habitat

  • Cannings, Sydney G., Cannings, Robert A. (1997) Dragonflies (Odonata) of the Yukon. Biological Survey of Canada (Terrestrial Arthropods) Insects of the Yukon pp 169-200 - BMW1 Return

Naming

  • Cannings, Robert A. (2001) Personal Communication. Curator of Entomology, Royal British Columbia Museum - HMW1 Return

Number of Occurrences

  • Catling, P. (2003) Dragonflies (Odonata) of the Northwest Territories - Status ranking and preliminary atlas. Unpublished report Suzanne Carriere's office - RSC11 Return

Population Size

Cannings, Sydney G., Cannings, Robert A. (1997) Dragonflies (Odonata) of the Yukon. Biological Survey of Canada (Terrestrial Arthropods) Insects of the Yukon pp 169-200 - BMW1 Return

Range Extent

  • Catling, P. (2003) Dragonflies (Odonata) of the Northwest Territories - Status ranking and preliminary atlas. Unpublished report Suzanne Carriere's office - RSC11 Return

Taxonomy

  • Cannings, Robert A. (2001) Personal Communication. Curator of Entomology, Royal British Columbia Museum - HMW1 Return