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Genus Sympetrum - Meadowhawks

Dragonfly - Sympetrum vicinum - female Species Sympetrum vicinum - Autumn Meadowhawk - Sympetrum vicinum dragonfly - Sympetrum semicinctum Meadowhawk - Sympetrum Blue - faced meadowhawk - Sympetrum ambiguum - male Orange-gray Dragonfly - Sympetrum corruptum Cherry-faced Meadowhawk? female/young? - Sympetrum what kind of Meadowhawk is this in BC? - Sympetrum vicinum
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