Anisoptera


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Anisoptera

[‚a‚nī′säp·tə·rə]
(invertebrate zoology)
The true dragonflies, a suborder of insects in the order Odonata.
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Environmental monitoring potential of the Odonata, with a list of rare and endangered Anisoptera of Virginia, United States.
This effort yielded a record of 68 species of Anisoptera from Paksiatn whereas previous record is 46 species of dragonflies at national level.
Five new records of dragonflies (Odonata: Anisoptera) from Putumayo department (Colombia).
However, when assessing suborders, specialist Anisoptera were significantly more likely to be uncommon/rare than generalist Anisoptera ([chi square] = 8.0, df=1, P = 0.005).
Effect on non-target organisms: DPE-28 when tested at 0.4 mg/litre against mosquito predators, fish (Gambusia affinis), water bug Diplonchus indicus (adults), dragon fly (Anisoptera species) nymphs, water scorpion (Nepa species) adults and tadpole (Rana hexadactyla) did not produce any mortality.
Reproductive behaviour of Sympetrum striolatum (Charp.) at an artificial pond in northern Italy (Anisoptera: Libellulidae).
Additions to the description of Gomphomacromia nodistica Ris, 1928 (Anisoptera: Corduliidae).
1,42 (0,9) -- Limnaidae -- -- Physidae -- -- Arthropoda Insecta Diptera Chironomidae -- 120,96 (46,2) Odonata Anisoptera 0,71 (0,7) 0,71 (0,7) Coleoptera Curculionidae -- -- Crustacea Copepoda -- -- Ostracoda -- -- Cladocera -- 1,41 (1,4) Grupos taxonomicos Abundancia em 0,1 [m.sup.2] Canal de Drenagem Nematoda 116,71 (30,1) Trematoda 0,71 (0,7) Rotifera 1,42 (1,4) Annelida Oligochaeta 762 (128,4) Hirudinea 281 (154) Mollusca Bivalve Sphaeriida 552,4 (114,3) Gastropoda Hydrobiidae 5,66 (2,6) Planorbidae Biomphalaria sp.
Conocephalus (Anisoptera) maculatus (Le Guillou, 1841)
La Familia Libellulide es la mas diversa del suborden Anisoptera [13] y cuenta con 26 generos reportados para Colombia [14].