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Species Ophiogomphus howei - Pygmy Snaketail

Pygmy Snaketail, six days old - Ophiogomphus howei - male Pygmy Snaketail male - Ophiogomphus howei - male Exuvium - Ophiogomphus howei Exuviae Ophiogomphus howei (Pygmy Snaketail) female - Ophiogomphus howei - female Pygmy Snaketail - Ophiogomphus howei - male male with indistinct wing markings, unposed - Ophiogomphus howei - male Teneral female - Ophiogomphus howei - female
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)