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Taxonomy
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Genus Somatochlora - Striped Emeralds

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Odonata - Dragonflies and Damselflies
Suborder Anisoptera - Dragonflies
Family Corduliidae - Emeralds
Genus Somatochlora - Striped Emeralds

Species albicincta - Ringed Emerald
Species brevicincta - Quebec Emerald
Species cingulata - Lake Emerald
Species elongata - Ski-tipped Emerald
Species ensigera - Plains Emerald
Species filosa - Fine-lined Emerald
Species forcipata - Forcipate Emerald
Species franklini - Delicate Emerald
Species georgiana - Coppery Emerald
Species hineana - Hine's Emerald
Species hudsonica - Hudsonian Emerald
Species incurvata - Incurvate Emerald
Species kennedyi - Kennedy's Emerald
Species linearis - Mocha Emerald
Species margarita - Texas Emerald
Species minor - Ocellated Emerald
Species ozarkensis - Ozark Emerald
Species provocans - Treetop Emerald
Species semicircularis - Mountain Emerald
Species tenebrosa - Clamp-tipped Emerald
Species walshii - Brush-tipped Emerald
Species whitehousei - Whitehouse's Emerald
Species williamsoni - Williamson's Emerald