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Genus Cordulegaster

Delta-spotted Spiketail female - Cordulegaster diastatops - female Spiketail ID - Cordulegaster diastatops Skimmer?? - Cordulegaster Arrowhead Spiketail - Cordulegaster obliqua - male Cordulegaster? - Cordulegaster obliqua Arrowhead Spiketail - Cordulegaster obliqua - male Black Meadowhawk Dragonfly (Sympetrum danae) ? - Cordulegaster obliqua Pacific Spiketail - Cordulegaster dorsalis - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Odonata (Dragonflies and Damselflies)
Suborder Anisoptera (Dragonflies)
Family Cordulegastridae (Spiketails)
Genus Cordulegaster
Numbers
Eight species in the genus.
Remarks
Common name refers to the female's long ovipositor.
Print References
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Good link for this genus
This could go in the Internet references, Links, or just stay here in the comments:
Notes on the Michigan Species of Cordulegaster
http://insects.ummz.lsa.umich.edu/MICHODO/test/Corduleg.htm

Patrick Coin
Durham, North Carolina

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