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Species Macromia illinoiensis - Swift River Cruiser

Illinois River Cruiser - Macromia illinoiensis - female Newly emerged dragonfly (DDF176B) - Macromia illinoiensis Illinois River Cruiser, side view - Macromia illinoiensis - male Swift River Cruiser - Macromia illinoiensis - female Dragonfly  - Macromia illinoiensis Illinois River Cruiser - Macromia illinoiensis Macromia illinoiensis Georgia River Cruiser (Macromia illinoiensis georgina)? - Macromia illinoiensis - male
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Odonata (Dragonflies and Damselflies)
Suborder Anisoptera (Dragonflies)
Family Macromiidae (Cruisers)
Genus Macromia
Species illinoiensis (Swift River Cruiser)
Other Common Names
Illinois River Cruiser
Internet References
common name reference [Swift River Cruiser] (The Odonata of North America)