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

Species Coenagrion angulatum - Prairie Bluet

Prairie Bluet ? - Coenagrion angulatum - female Prairie Bluet - Coenagrion angulatum - male Prairie bluet - Coenagrion angulatum - male
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Odonata (Dragonflies and Damselflies)
Suborder Zygoptera (Damselflies)
Family Coenagrionidae (Narrow-winged Damselflies)
Genus Coenagrion (Eurasian Bluets)
Species angulatum (Prairie Bluet)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
First described in 1912 by Edmund Murton Walker as Coenagrion angulatum
Range
From British Columbia in Canada and Montana in the US to Ontario in Canada and Minnesota and Iowa in the US. Also reported from Alaska and the Northwest Territories