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

Genus Archilestes

Which Odonate? - Archilestes grandis Rosy California Spreadwing - Archilestes californica - female Dragon - Archilestes grandis - male Brown-eyed Male CA Spreadwing - Archilestes californica - male California Spreadwing - Archilestes californica - male Female CA Spreadwing - Archilestes californica - female Odonate larva - Archilestes grandis dragonfly - Archilestes grandis - male
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.