New York Natural Heritage Program
Spine-crowned Clubtail
Gomphus abbreviatus Hagen in Selys, 1878
Insects

New York State Distribution [-]
The Spine-crowned Clubtail is known from eight counties in southeastern and central portions of New York State (Donnelly 2004, New York Natural Heritage Program 2007).

Global Distribution [-]
The Spine-crowned Clubtail is distributed in New Brunswick, Canada and across the northeastern United States southwest to Pennsylvania and south to South Carolina (Dunkle 2000). It has a total known range from New Brunswick, Connecticut, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Virginia, and West Virginia (Abbott 2007).
Best Places to See
• Upper Delaware River (Sullivan County)