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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Family Corduliidae - Emeralds

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Odonata - Dragonflies and Damselflies
Suborder Anisoptera - Dragonflies
Family Corduliidae - Emeralds

Genus Cordulia - American Emerald
Genus Dorocordulia - Little Emeralds
Genus Epitheca - Baskettails
Genus Helocordulia - Sundragons
Genus Neurocordulia - Shadowdragons
Genus Somatochlora - Striped Emeralds
Genus Williamsonia - Boghaunters