https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dragonfly

A dragonfly is an insect belonging to the order Odonata, infraorder Anisoptera Adult dragonflies ... The relationships of anisopteran families are not fully resolved as of 2013, but all the families are monophyletic except the Corduliidae; the ...

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Order Odonata - Dragonflies and Damselflies. Phylum Arthropoda - ... Suborder Anisoptera - Dragonflies. Family Aeshnidae - Darners. Genus Aeshna - Mosaic ...

https://a-z-animals.com/animals/dragonfly/

The dragonfly is large predatory insect generally found around watery areas in both the North and South Hemispheres. The dragonfly is very similar to a ...

https://ucmp.berkeley.edu/arthropoda/uniramia/odonatoida.html

This order is very diverse with about 5000 species, and its members are easy to ... Among living Odonata, there are twenty-five families, mostly dragonflies and ...

http://entnemdept.ufl.edu/creatures/misc/odonata/odonata.htm

The order Odonata contains the dragonflies and damselflies and is one of the most popular ... Dorsal view of an adult dragonfly from the family Libellulidae.

https://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Dragonfly

Oct 10, 2017 ... Odonata is an order of insects encompassing dragonflies and ... In most families of Odonata, the wings, which are large, multi-veined, and ...

http://bioweb.uwlax.edu/bio203/s2007/cocchiol_matt/Classification.htm

The order Odonata, which means "Toothed Ones" (Corbet, 1) includes both ... This is the largest family of dragonflies and contains 3 subfamilies in North ...

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/14-fun-facts-about-dragonflies-96882693/

Oct 5, 2011 ... 3 ) There are more than 5,000 known species of dragonflies, all of which (along with damselflies) belong to the order Odonata, which means ...

https://www.britannica.com/animal/dragonfly

Dragonfly: Dragonfly, (suborder Anisoptera), any of a group of roughly 3000 ... are sometimes also called dragonflies in that both are odonates (order Odonata). ... against each other (with the exception of one very small family, Epiophlebiidae ).

https://lifeinfreshwater.net/dragonfly-nymphs-odonata-anisoptera/

Darner dragonfly nymphs (Aeshnidae) Spiketail dragonfly nymphs ( Cordulegastridae) Skimmer ... (order Odonata, suborder Anisoptera, family Aeshnidae).