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Genus Cordulegaster

Dragonfly Over Creek - Cordulegaster obliqua - female Spiketail ID - Cordulegaster diastatops Tiger Spiketail - Cordulegaster erronea Dragonfly - Cordulegaster dorsalis - female Twin-Spotted Spiketail - Cordulegaster maculata Arrowhead Spiketail - Cordulegaster obliqua - female is this a twin-spotted spiketail? - Cordulegaster maculata Twin-spotted Spiketail - Cordulegaster maculata - 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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