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Species Ophiogomphus howei - Pygmy Snaketail

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