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Aethiothemis

Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Subclassis: Pterygota
Division: Palaeoptera
Ordo: Odonata
Subordo: Anisoptera
Superfamilia: Libelluloidea
Familia: Libellulidae
Subfamilia: Libellulinae
Genus: Aethiothemis
Species: A. basilewskyi - A. bequaerti - A. carpenteri - A. diamangae - A. discrepans - A. mediofasciata - A. palustris - A. solitaria - A. watulikii

Name

Aethiothemis Martin, 1908

Aethiothemis is a small genus of dragonflies in the family Libellulidae. It contains the following species:[1]

* Aethiothemis basilewskyi Fraser, 1954
* Aethiothemis bequaerti Ris, 1919
* Aethiothemis carpenteri (Fraser, 1944)
* Aethiothemis diamangae Longfield, 1959
* Aethiothemis discrepans Lieftinck, 1969 - Southern Gorgeous Skimmer[2]
* Aethiothemis mediofasciata Ris, 1931
* Aethiothemis palustris Martin, 1912
* Aethiothemis solitaria Martin, 1908

References

1. ^ Martin Schorr, Martin Lindeboom, Dennis Paulson. "World Odonata List". University of Puget Sound. http://www.pugetsound.edu/academics/academic-resources/slater-museum/biodiversity-resources/dragonflies/world-odonata-list/. Retrieved 21 October 2010.
2. ^ Suhling, Frank (2007). Dragonflies and Damselflies of Namibia. Gamsberg Macmillan. ISBN 9789991607641.

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