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Genus Sympetrum - Meadowhawks

Variegated Meadowhawk - Sympetrum corruptum One of the Meadowhawks? - Sympetrum Autumn Meadowhawk - Sympetrum vicinum Odonata - Sympetrum Female Sympetrum illotum (Cardinal Meadow Hawk) ? - Sympetrum - female Cherry-faced Meadowhawk? - Sympetrum internum - male Meadowhawk? - Sympetrum corruptum ruby or Whitefaced Meadowhawk: Need ID Confirmation - Sympetrum
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)
Male caudal appendages are useful for separating species into 2 groups, e.g.,
Hamules may be useful for species ID