New York Natural Heritage Program
Cyrano Darner
Nasiaeschna pentacantha (Rambur, 1842)
Insects

New York State Distribution [-]
Current records lie in two distinct regions of the state, one inland along the eastern shoreline of Lake Ontario, and the other in the extreme southeast, north of New York City. This is generally not a species of the uplands.

Global Distribution [-]
This widespread, but local, darner ranges from Texas and Florida, north to Wisconsin, eastward through Ontario to Maine.
Best Places to See
• Grass Lake (St. Lawrence County)