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Species Somatochlora incurvata - Incurvate Emerald

Incurvate Emerald male - Somatochlora incurvata - male Incurvate Emerald, male cerci and paraprocts - Somatochlora incurvata - male Incurvate Emerald, dorsal view - Somatochlora incurvata - male ovipositor closeup - Somatochlora incurvata - female closeup of male claspers (cerci/epiproct) using new macro set-up - Somatochlora incurvata - male Incurvate Emerald, new for Kouchibouguac National Park in 2009 - Somatochlora incurvata - female Incurvate Emerald in flight - Somatochlora incurvata - male Incurvate Emerald in flight - Somatochlora incurvata - 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 incurvata (Incurvate Emerald)