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Species Somatochlora williamsoni - Williamson's Emerald

Williamson's Emerald - Somatochlora williamsoni - male  Williamson's Emerald - Somatochlora williamsoni - female Williamson's emerald - Somatochlora williamsoni - male Williamson's Emerald - Somatochlora williamsoni - male Williamson's, a darker, older male - Somatochlora williamsoni - male Williamson's Emerald - Somatochlora williamsoni - male Williamson's Emerald - Somatochlora williamsoni - male Williamson's Emerald - Somatochlora williamsoni - male
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 williamsoni (Williamson's Emerald)