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Species Somatochlora tenebrosa - Clamp-tipped Emerald

Clamp-tipped Emerald - Somatochlora tenebrosa - female Dragonfly - Somatochlora tenebrosa - female Clamp-tipped Emerald - Male - Somatochlora tenebrosa - male Clamp-tipped Emerald, ovipositing - Somatochlora tenebrosa - female Clamp-tipped Emerald - Somatochlora tenebrosa - female Clamp-tipped Emerald - Somatochlora tenebrosa - male Dragonfly to identify  - Somatochlora tenebrosa Clamp-tipped Emerald - Somatochlora tenebrosa - Somatochlora tenebrosa - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
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 tenebrosa (Clamp-tipped Emerald)