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Genus Libellula

Comanche Skimmer - Libellula comanche - male unknown Odonata - Libellula luctuosa Scarlet Skimmer? - Libellula auripennis dragon - Libellula saturata - female Dragonly Blue Eating Wasp - Libellula vibrans Dragonfly  - Libellula quadrimaculata Spangled Skimmer - Libellula cyanea - male Libellula incesta? - Libellula incesta - male
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Odonata (Dragonflies and Damselflies)
Suborder Anisoptera (Dragonflies)
Family Libellulidae (Skimmers)
Genus Libellula
Explanation of Names
Libellula Linnaeus, 1758
Numbers
About 25 species. Most are North American.