Anisoptera


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Anisoptera

a suborder of the order Odonata containing the larger dragonflies in which the fore and hind wings are of different shapes and the nymphs possess a rectal gill.
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1999) collected and identified 20 Anisoptera species from Swat valley, Pakistan.
The number of dragonflies known from the Department of Huila was increased to 29 species, 15 in the suborder Anisoptera and 14 in the suborder Zygoptera.
However, when assessing suborders, specialist Anisoptera were significantly more likely to be uncommon/rare than generalist Anisoptera ([chi square] = 8.
2005), Estudio taxonomico de los adultos del orden Anisoptera (Odonata) del Valle del Cauca, Colombia.
Anisoptera Dragonflies are again divided into two further groups,namely Hawkers and Darters.
78 Dipterocar-pacea Anisoptera grossivenia 79 Cotylelobium burkii 80 Dipterocarpus crinitus 81 Dipterocarpus gracilis 82 Dipterocarpus nudus 83 Dipterocarpus tempehes 84 Dipterocarpus validus Bl.
An updated phylogeny of Anisoptera including formal convergence analysis of morphological characters.
Pages 165 to 517 comprise dragonlies, the Anisoptera, organized by families as follows: Petaltails, Darners, Clubtails, Spiketails, Cruisers, Emeralds, and Skimmers.