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Species Neurocordulia michaeli - Broad-Tailed Shadowdragon

teneral male Broad-tailed Shadowdragon - Neurocordulia michaeli - male exuvium - Neurocordulia michaeli exuvium b - Neurocordulia michaeli BT Shadowdragon exuvia lateral view showing dorsal spines - Neurocordulia michaeli teneral male Broad-tailed Shadowdragon - Neurocordulia michaeli - male teneral male Broad-tailed Shadowdragon, closeup of claspers - Neurocordulia michaeli - 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 Neurocordulia (Shadowdragons)
Species michaeli (Broad-Tailed Shadowdragon)