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Genus Sympetrum - Meadowhawks

ruby, whiteface??? - Sympetrum - male - female Dragonfly - Sympetrum Cardinal Meadowhawk - Sympetrum illotum - male Autumn Meadowhawk - Sympetrum vicinum - Sympetrum vicinum - female Sympetrum semicinctum Meadowhawk - Sympetrum Autumn Meadowhawk - Sympetrum vicinum - male Autumn Meadowhawk (Sympetrum vicinum) - Sympetrum
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