New York Natural Heritage Program
Mocha Emerald
Somatochlora linearis (Hagen, 1861)
Insects

New York State Distribution [-]
The Mocha Emerald is confirmed in locations from eight counties in the eastern, central, and western parts of the state (Donnelly 2004, New York Natural Heritage Program 2007).

Global Distribution [-]
The Mocha Emerald is distributed across North America from Ontario and the northeastern United States south to Florida, then west to the midwest and south to Texas (Dunkle 2000). It has a total known range from New York, New Jersey, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia, Kentucky, Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina, Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Arkansas, Oklahoma, Kansas, Texas, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Iowa, and Ohio.
Best Places to See
• Beaver Pond Brook (Rockland County)