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

Genus Archilestes

Striped Dragonfly - Archilestes grandis pair of Great Spreadwings - Archilestes grandis - male - female Great Spreadwing - Archilestes grandis - male Spreadwing-7745 - Archilestes grandis Spreadwing - Archilestes grandis - female Damselfly ID - Archilestes grandis Damsefly for ID - Archilestes grandis - female Spreadwing Damselfly - Archilestes grandis - female
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 lists two species in this genus, californica and grandis.
Internet References
Giff Beaton's page has a photograph of A. grandis.