Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Genus Archilestes

Great Spreadwing from NM - Archilestes grandis - male Unknown Spreadwing? - Archilestes grandis Odonate larva - Archilestes grandis ID help needed - What type of Spreadwing is this - Archilestes grandis Big Spreadwing - Archilestes grandis - male damselfly - Archilestes grandis - male - female Damselfly 441A 2679 - Archilestes grandis - male spreadwing damselfly - Archilestes californica - male
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Odonata (Dragonflies and Damselflies)
Suborder Zygoptera (Damselflies)
Family Lestidae (Spreadwings)
Genus Archilestes
Other Common Names
USE: The Odonata of North America for Common Names
USE: The Odonata of North America for Scientific Names
Numbers
Nearctica.com lists two species in this genus, californica and grandis.
Internet References
Giff Beaton's page has a photograph of A. grandis.