Reports and References

for Argia vivida (Vivid Dancer)

Reports from BC Conservation Data Centre

BC Species Summary

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Mapped Known Locations

Reports from Other Databases

E-Fauna BC: Electronic Atlas of the Wildlife of British Columbia


Environment Canada's Species at Risk Website


Global Comprehensive Report (NatureServe Explorer)

Range/Distribution Map

Range/Distribution Map

Species at Risk Brochure

Cannings, R. 2002. Rare Dragonflies of British Columbia, B.C. Minist. Sustainable Resour. Manage., and B.C. Minist. Water, Land and Air Prot. 6pp.


Cannings, S.G., and R. Cannings. 1995. Rare Invertebrates of the South Okanagan. B.C. Minist. Environ., Lands and Parks, Wildl. Branch. 6pp.

Status Report

COSEWIC. 2015. COSEWIC assessment and status report on the Vivid Dancer Argia vivida in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. Ottawa. ix + 53 pp. 

Recovery and Management Plans

British Columbia Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy. 2020. Management plan for Vivid Dancer (Argia vivida) in British Columbia. B.C. Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy, Victoria, BC. 69 pp

Other Related References

Cannings, R.A. 2002b. Introducing the dragonflies of British Columbia and the Yukon. Royal B.C. Mus., Victoria, BC. 96pp.


Cannings, R.A., S.G. Cannings, and L. Ramsay. 2000. The Dragonflies of the Columbia Basin, British Columbia. Royal B.C. Mus. 287pp.


Ramsay, L.R., and S.G. Cannings. 2000. Dragonflies at Risk in British Columbia. Pp. 89-92 in L.M. Darling, ed. 2000. Proc. Conf. on the Biology and Manage. Species and Habitats at Risk, Kamloops, B.C., 15 - 19 Feb., 1999. Vol. 1; B.C. Minist. Environ., Lands and Parks, Victoria, BC, and Univ. College of the Cariboo, Kamloops, BC. 490pp.


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