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Family Coenagrionidae - Narrow-winged Damselflies

Eastern Forktail -  Ischnura verticalis - Ischnura verticalis - female Damselfly in identity crisis - Argia vivida - male Black Fronted Forktail Female - Ischnura cervula - female damselfly of some sort - Enallagma Damsel fly green-yellow-blue species? - Ischnura ramburii Fitzgerald Lake Forktail - Ischnura posita - male Duckweed Firetails - Telebasis byersi - male - female Pacific Forktail - Ischnura cervula - male
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.