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Genus Sympetrum - Meadowhawks

Dragonfly on barbed wire. Sympetrum? Maybe Sympetrum corruptum? - Sympetrum corruptum Blue-faced meadowhawk? - Sympetrum ambiguum Variegated Meadowhawk - Sympetrum corruptum dragon fly - Sympetrum Dragonfly in Grand Teton National Park - Sympetrum Variegated Meadowhawk - Sympetrum corruptum Red dragonfly - Sympetrum ambiguum - male Meadowhawk with ??? - 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