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Species Somatochlora whitehousei - Whitehouse's Emerald

Whitehouse's Emerald - Somatochlora whitehousei - female Whitehouse's Emerald - Somatochlora whitehousei - male Whitehouse's Emerald, dorsal view of appendages - Somatochlora whitehousei - male
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 whitehousei (Whitehouse's Emerald)