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Family Coenagrionidae - Narrow-winged Damselflies

Type of Damsel? - Enallagma signatum Pacific forktail - Ischnura cervula - male Argia cuprea-Coppery Dancer - Argia cuprea - male - female egg-eating damselfly - Ischnura posita - male ID for a pale damselfly? - Telebasis salva Enallagma vesperum - Vesper Bluet - Enallagma vesperum - male Powdered Dancer - male? - Argia moesta Damselfly - Enallagma
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Odonata (Dragonflies and Damselflies)
Suborder Zygoptera (Damselflies)
Family Coenagrionidae (Narrow-winged Damselflies)
Other Common Names
Pond Damselflies
nomenclature follows(1)
Numbers
105 spp. in 14 genera in our area(1)
Identification
adults typically hold wings together above body while at rest(2)
Works Cited
1.Dragonfly Society of the Americas. 2012. North American Odonata
2.A Field Guide to Insects
Richard E. White, Donald J. Borror, Roger Tory Peterson. 1998. Houghton Mifflin Co.