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Genus Nehalennia - Sprites

Green Damselfly - Nehalennia irene Sedge Sprite - Nehalennia irene - male Everglades Sprite - Nehalennia pallidula - male Sphagnum Sprite in New Brunswick / Kouchibouguac National Park - Nehalennia gracilis - male Coppery damselfly with minty green belly - Nehalennia irene Zygoptera? - Nehalennia irene - female Sedge Sprite - Nehalennia irene - male - female Damselfly - Nehalennia irene
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 Nehalennia (Sprites)
Other Common Names
USE: The Odonata of North America for Common Names
USE: The Odonata of North America for Scientific Names
Numbers
Neartica lists 4 North American species: gracilis, intergricollis, irene, and pallidula.
Print References
"Stokes Beginner's Guide to Dragonflies" (1)
Works Cited
1.Stokes Beginner's Guide to Dragonflies
Donald and Lillian Stokes. 2002. Little, Brown and Company.