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Anisoptera  Selys, 1854
Taxonomic Serial No.: 101594

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Suborder  
  Synonym(s): Aeshnoidea
 
    Libelluloidea
 
    Cordulegastroidea
 
  Common Name(s): dragonflies [English]
 
    libellules [French]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2006   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomProtostomia   
          SuperphylumEcdysozoa   
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassPalaeoptera  – ancient winged insects  
                            OrderOdonata Fabricius, 1793 – libélula, damselflies, dragonflies  
                               SuborderAnisoptera Selys, 1854 – dragonflies, libellules  
    Direct Children:  
                                  FamilyAeshnidae  – darners, Darners 
                                  FamilyAustropetaliidae   
                                  FamilyCordulegastridae  – biddies, Spiketails 
                                  FamilyCorduliidae  – green-eyed skimmers, Emeralds 
                                  FamilyGomphidae  – clubtails, Clubtails 
                                  FamilyLibellulidae  – common skimmers, libellulidés, Skimmers 
                                  FamilyNeopetaliidae   
                                  FamilyPetaluridae  – graybacks, Petaltails 
       

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  Source: ITIS*ca, website (version 2002)  
  Acquired: 2003   
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  Reference for: libellules[French]   
       
  Source: A synonymic list of the New World Odonata - Oct 2004, website (version Oct 2004)  
  Acquired: 2006   
  Notes: Maintained by Rosser W. Garrison, at http://www2.ups.edu/biology/museum/NewWorldOD.html   
  Reference for: Anisoptera   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Anisoptera, dragonflies [English]   
       
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