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Species Leucorrhinia proxima - Belted Whiteface

Red-waisted whiteface - Leucorrhinia proxima Red-waisted Whiteface - Leucorrhinia proxima - male Dragonfly - Leucorrhinia proxima Belted Whiteface (andromorph) - Leucorrhinia proxima - female Leucorrhinia proxima - female Belted Whiteface - Leucorrhinia proxima whiteface - Leucorrhinia proxima - male Crimson-ringed Whiteface (Leucorrhinia glacialis)? - Leucorrhinia proxima
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Odonata (Dragonflies and Damselflies)
Suborder Anisoptera (Dragonflies)
Family Libellulidae (Skimmers)
Genus Leucorrhinia (Whitefaces)
Species proxima (Belted Whiteface)
Other Common Names
formerly Red-waisted Whiteface