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Species Stylogomphus albistylus - Eastern Least Clubtail

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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 Gomphidae (Clubtails)
Genus Stylogomphus
Species albistylus (Eastern Least Clubtail)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Western populations recently split as Interior Least Clubtail (S. sigmastylus).
Range
Appalachians and eastward, also into Ohio, Michigan, and Wisconsin. Interior Least is found more to the west (overlapping in Kentucky and Tennessee and continuing west to Missouri and Arkansas).