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For the United States & Canada

Species Lestes alacer - Plateau 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 Lestes
Species alacer (Plateau Spreadwing)
Explanation of Names
Author of species is Hagen, 1861.
Internet References
Odonata of North America, Updated September 2007