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Aeshna  Fabricius, 1775
Taxonomic Serial No.: 101603

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Aeschna Fabricius, 1775
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  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  
             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  
                                  FamilyAeshnidae  – darners, Darners  
                                     GenusAeshna Fabricius, 1775  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Aeshna brasiliensis von Ellenrieder and Costa, 2002  
                                        Species Aeshna canadensis Walker, 1908 – Canada Darner, Canada darner, aeshne du Canada 
                                        Species Aeshna clepsydra Say, 1839 – Mottled Darner 
                                        Species Aeshna coerulea (Ström, 1783)  
                                        Species Aeshna constricta Say, 1839 – Lance-tipped Darner 
                                        Species Aeshna crenata Hagen, 1856  
                                        Species Aeshna eremita Scudder, 1866 – Lake Darner 
                                        Species Aeshna interrupta Walker, 1908 – Variable Darner 
                                        Species Aeshna itatiaia Carvalho and Salgado, 2004  
                                        Species Aeshna juncea (Linnaeus, 1758) – Sedge Darner 
                                        Species Aeshna mixta Latreille, 1805  
                                        Species Aeshna palmata Hagen, 1856 – Paddle-tailed Darner 
                                        Species Aeshna persephone Donnelly, 1961 – Persephone's Darner 
                                        Species Aeshna septentrionalis Burmeister, 1839 – Azure Darner 
                                        Species Aeshna serrana Carvalho and Salgado, 2004  
                                        Species Aeshna sitchensis Hagen, 1861 – Zigzag Darner 
                                        Species Aeshna subarctica Walker, 1908 – Subarctic Darner 
                                        Species Aeshna tuberculifera Walker, 1908 – Black-tipped Darner 
                                        Species Aeshna umbrosa Walker, 1908 – aeshne ŕ taches jaunes, shadow darner, Shadow Darner 
                                        Species Aeshna verticalis Hagen, 1861 – Green-striped Darner 
                                        Species Aeshna walkeri Kennedy, 1917 – Walker's Darner 
                                        Species Aeshna williamsoniana Calvert, 1905  

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  Source: A synonymic list of the New World Odonata - Oct 2004, website (version Oct 2004)  
  Acquired: 2006   
  Notes: Maintained by Rosser W. Garrison, at   
  Reference for: Aeshna   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Aeshna   
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