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Enallagma optimolocus  Miller and Ivie, 1995
Taxonomic Serial No.: 721990

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s):    
  Valid Name: Enallagma carunculatum Morse, 1895
    Enallagma anna Williamson, 1900
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: invalid - other, see comments   
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: A synonymic list of the New World Odonata - Mar 2007, website (version 29-Mar-07)  
  Acquired: 2007   
  Notes: Maintained by Rosser W. Garrison, at   
  Reference for: Enallagma optimolocus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Miller, Kelly B., and Michael A. Ivie  
  Publication Date: 1995   
  Article/Chapter Title: Enallagma optimolocus, a new species of damselfly from Montana (Odonata: Coenagrionidae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, vol. 97, no. 4   
  Page(s): 833-838   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0013-8797   
  Reference for: original description   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: North America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Native  



  Comment: This taxon is believed to be only a hybrid between E. anna and E. carunculatum (Garrison, 2007) for the following reasons: No females of E. optimolocus have been collected and this "species" has always been collected where the two parental types occur"  



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