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Macrothemis  Hagen, 1868
Taxonomic Serial No.: 101928

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  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  
                                  FamilyLibellulidae  – common skimmers, libellulidés, Skimmers  
                                     GenusMacrothemis Hagen, 1868  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Macrothemis absimile Costa, 1991  
                                        Species Macrothemis aurimaculata Donnelly, 1984  
                                        Species Macrothemis belliata Belle, 1987  
                                        Species Macrothemis brevidens Belle, 1983  
                                        Species Macrothemis capitata Calvert, 1909  
                                        Species Macrothemis celeno (Selys in Sagra, 1857)  
                                        Species Macrothemis cynthia Ris, 1913  
                                        Species Macrothemis declivata Calvert, 1909  
                                        Species Macrothemis delia Ris, 1913  
                                        Species Macrothemis extensa Ris, 1913  
                                        Species Macrothemis fallax May, 1998  
                                        Species Macrothemis flavescens (Kirby, 1897)  
                                        Species Macrothemis griseofrons Calvert, 1909  
                                        Species Macrothemis guarauno Rácenis, 1957  
                                        Species Macrothemis hahneli Ris, 1913  
                                        Species Macrothemis hemichlora (Burmeister, 1839)  
                                        Species Macrothemis hosanai Santos, 1967  
                                        Species Macrothemis idalia Ris, 1919  
                                        Species Macrothemis imitans Karsch, 1890 – Ivory-striped Sylph 
                                        Species Macrothemis inacuta Calvert, 1898 – Straw-colored Sylph 
                                        Species Macrothemis inequiunguis Calvert, 1895 – Jade-striped Sylph 
                                        Species Macrothemis lauriana Ris, 1913  
                                        Species Macrothemis ludia Belle, 1987  
                                        Species Macrothemis lutea Calvert, 1909  
                                        Species Macrothemis marmorata Hagen, 1868  
                                        Species Macrothemis mortoni Ris, 1913  
                                        Species Macrothemis musiva Calvert, 1898  
                                        Species Macrothemis newtoni Costa, 1990  
                                        Species Macrothemis nobilis Rácenis, 1957  
                                        Species Macrothemis pleurosticta (Burmeister, 1839)  
                                        Species Macrothemis polyneura Ris, 1913  
                                        Species Macrothemis proterva Belle, 1987  
                                        Species Macrothemis pseudimitans Calvert, 1898  
                                        Species Macrothemis pumila Karsch, 1890  
                                        Species Macrothemis rupicola Rácenis, 1957  
                                        Species Macrothemis tenuis Hagen, 1868  
                                        Species Macrothemis tessellata (Burmeister, 1839)  
                                        Species Macrothemis ultima González-Soriano, 1992  
                                        Species Macrothemis valida (Navás, 1916)  

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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: Macrothemis   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Macrothemis   
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