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For the United States & Canada

Species Archilestes californica - California Spreadwing

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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
Species californica (California Spreadwing)
Size
length 42-59 mm (1)
Internet References
1. sonic.net - Images and information.