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Species Ophiogomphus howei - Pygmy Snaketail

Pygmy Snaketail male - Ophiogomphus howei - male Pygmy Snaketail emerging - Ophiogomphus howei - male Exuvium - Ophiogomphus howei male with indistinct wing markings, unposed - Ophiogomphus howei - male Exuviae Exuvium, closeup of antennae - Ophiogomphus howei male with indistinct wing markings, unposed - Ophiogomphus howei - male Pygmy Snaketail - Ophiogomphus howei - male
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 Ophiogomphus (Snaketails)
Species howei (Pygmy Snaketail)