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Species Williamsonia fletcheri - Ebony Boghaunter

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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 Williamsonia (Boghaunters)
Species fletcheri (Ebony Boghaunter)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
First described in 1923 by Edward Bruce Williamson as Willamsonia fletcheri
Explanation of Names
Named in honor of James Fletcher
Internet References
The Canadian Entomologist, v.55, p.96    Williamson's original description of the species