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Family Aeshnidae - Darners

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

Genus Aeshna - Mosaic Darners
Species canadensis - Canada Darner
Species clepsydra - Mottled Darner
Species constricta - Lance-tipped Darner
Species eremita - Lake Darner
Species interrupta - Variable Darner
Species juncea - Sedge Darner
Species palmata - Paddle-tailed Darner
Species persephone - Persephone's Darner
Species septentrionalis - Azure Darner
Species sitchensis - Zigzag Darner
Species subarctica - Subarctic Darner
Species tuberculifera - Black-tipped Darner
Species umbrosa - Shadow Darner
Species verticalis - Green-striped Darner
Species walkeri - Walker's Darner
Genus Anax
Species amazili - Amazon Darner
Species junius - Common Green Darner
Species longipes - Comet Darner
Species concolor - Blue-Spotted Comet
Species walsinghami - Giant Darner
Genus Basiaeschna - Springtime Darners
Species janata - Springtime Darner
Genus Boyeria - Spotted Darners
Species grafiana - Ocellated Darner
Species vinosa - Fawn Darner
Genus Coryphaeschna - Pilot Darners
Species adnexa - Blue-faced Darner
Species ingens - Regal Darner
Species viriditas - Mangrove Darner
Genus Epiaeschna
Species heros - Swamp Darner
Genus Gomphaeschna - Pygmy Darners
Species antilope - Taper-tailed Darner
Species furcillata - Harlequin Darner
Genus Gynacantha - Two-Spined Darners
Species mexicana - Bar-sided Darner
Species nervosa - Twilight Darner
Genus Nasiaeschna
Species pentacantha - Cyrano Darner
Genus Oplonaeschna - Riffle Darners
Species armata - Riffle Darner
Genus Remartinia
Species luteipennis - Malachite Darner
Species secreta - Remartinia secreta
Genus Rhionaeschna
Species californica - California Darner
Species dugesi - Arroyo Darner
Species multicolor - Blue-eyed Darner
Species mutata - Spatterdock Darner
Species psilus - Turquoise-tipped Darner
Genus Triacanthagyna - Three-spined Darners
Species caribbea - Caribbean Darner
Species septima - Pale-green Darner
Species trifida - Phantom Darner
No Taxon Unidentified nymphs and exuviae