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Family Aeshnidae - Darners

Which Dragonfly? - Anax junius Shadow Darner - Aeshna umbrosa Aeshna mosaic darner - paddle-tailed - Aeshna palmata - female Comet Darner - Anax longipes - male What are 'barnacles' on this Blue-eyed Darner? - Rhionaeschna multicolor - female Black-tipped Darner - Aeshna tuberculifera - male Which Aeshna? Spring Darner - Basiaeschna janata
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Odonata (Dragonflies and Damselflies)
Suborder Anisoptera (Dragonflies)
Family Aeshnidae (Darners)
Other Common Names
USE: The Odonata of North America for Common Names
USE: The Odonata of North America for Scientific Names
41 species in 13 genera listed at The Odonata of North America