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Species Somatochlora hudsonica - Hudsonian Emerald

Hudsonian Emerald - Somatochlora hudsonica - male Hudsonian Emerald, dorsal view of appendages - Somatochlora hudsonica - male Hudsonian Emerald - Somatochlora hudsonica - male Hudsonian Emerald - Somatochlora hudsonica - male Hudsonian Emerald - Somatochlora hudsonica - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Odonata (Dragonflies and Damselflies)
Suborder Anisoptera (Dragonflies)
Family Corduliidae (Emeralds)
Genus Somatochlora (Striped Emeralds)
Species hudsonica (Hudsonian Emerald)