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Species Somatochlora kennedyi - Kennedy's Emerald

Kennedys Emerald, closeup of male claspers, 1st individual - Somatochlora kennedyi - male Kennedy's Emerald - Somatochlora kennedyi - male Kennedy's Emerald, nearly full dorsal - Somatochlora kennedyi - male Kennedy's Emerald - Somatochlora kennedyi - female Kennedy's Emerald? - Somatochlora kennedyi - female Kennedy's Emerald? - Somatochlora kennedyi - female Somatochlora kennedyi - Kennedy's Emerald - Somatochlora kennedyi - female Kennedy's emerald - Somatochlora kennedyi - male
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Odonata (Dragonflies and Damselflies)
Suborder Anisoptera (Dragonflies)
Family Corduliidae (Emeralds)
Genus Somatochlora (Striped Emeralds)
Species kennedyi (Kennedy's Emerald)