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Genus Argia - Dancers

Dusky Dancer - Argia translata Argia Rhoadsi - Golden-winged Dancer - Argia rhoadsi - male Damselfly - Argia apicalis Damselfly - Blue-tipped Dancer? - Argia tibialis Powdered Dancer Damselfly - Argia moesta - Argia moesta - female Damselfly/Potomac River - Argia apicalis - male Argia moesta - male purple - Argia fumipennis - 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 Argia (Dancers)
Other Common Names
USE: The Odonata of North America for Common Names
USE: The Odonata of North America for Scientific Names
Identification
Separation of agrioides from nahuana: Nice explanation by Jim Johnson here
Another page on the agrioides/nahuana comparison here