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Genus Aeshna - Mosaic Darners

 Shadow Darner female thoracic stripes - Aeshna umbrosa - female Canada Darner - Aeshna canadensis - female Anisoptera? - Aeshna Mottled Darner - Aeshna clepsydra - male Lance-tipped Darner - Aeshna constricta - male Another Churchill Darner picture - Aeshna sitchensis Darner - Aeshna palmata Dragonfly (Darners?) mating pair - Aeshna constricta - male - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Odonata (Dragonflies and Damselflies)
Suborder Anisoptera (Dragonflies)
Family Aeshnidae (Darners)
Genus Aeshna (Mosaic Darners)
Other Common Names
Blue Darners
Numbers
fifteen species listed at The Odonata of North America
Print References
Dunkle, pp. 45-59, plates 4-6 (1)