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Genus Sympetrum - Meadowhawks

Dragonfly wants to know who he is. - Sympetrum pallipes White-faced or Ruby Meadowhawk? - Sympetrum Meadowhawk - Sympetrum Sympetrum species maybe female autumn meadowhawk? - Sympetrum vicinum Dragonfly for ID - Sympetrum Red Dragonfly - Sympetrum vicinum - male Dragonfly ID - Sympetrum ambiguum - female unknown dragonfly - Sympetrum pallipes
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Odonata (Dragonflies and Damselflies)
Suborder Anisoptera (Dragonflies)
Family Libellulidae (Skimmers)
Genus Sympetrum (Meadowhawks)
Identification
Male caudal appendages are useful for separating species into 2 groups, e.g.,
Hamules may be useful for species ID