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Genus Cordulegaster

Pacific Spiketail - Cordulegaster dorsalis Delta-spotted Spiketail - Cordulegaster diastatops - female Skimmer?? - Cordulegaster Skimmer?? - Cordulegaster black and yellow dragonfly - Cordulegaster dorsalis Delta-Spotted Spiketail  - Cordulegaster diastatops - male Cordulegaster dorsalis naiad - voucher specimen, in alcohol - Cordulegaster dorsalis Yellow and Black Dragonfly - Cordulegaster dorsalis
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
Eight species in the genus.
Common name refers to the female's long ovipositor.
Print References

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

Patrick Coin
Durham, North Carolina

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