Kinds of Odonata families

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University of Georgia, Athens

Scientific name -- Other names
Odonata
Aeshnidae -- Darners
Calopterygidae -- Broad-winged Damselflies
Coenagrionidae -- Narrow-winged Damselflies
Cordulegastridae -- Biddies
Corduliidae -- Green Eyed Skimmers
Gomphidae -- Clubtails
Lestidae -- Spread-winged Damselflies
Libellulidae -- Common Skimmers
Macromiidae -- Belted Skimmers; River Skimmers
Petaluridae -- Graybacks
Platystictidae -- Shadowdamsels
Protoneuridae -- Threadtails

Updated: 2009-11-20 19:22:57

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