Lestidae


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Lestidae

[′les·tə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of odonatan insects belonging to the Zygoptera; distinguished by the wings being held in a V position while at rest.
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2 Vespidae Polybia scuttellaris ODONATA Libellulidae Erythrodiplax paraguayensis Lestidae Lestes sp.
Thus, we tested if conspecific final instar larval density influences the date of emergence in the tropical species Lestes bipupillatus CALVERT, 1909 (Zygoptera: Lestidae).
The dominate damselfly family was Coenagrionidae (9 spp.), followed by Lestidae (3 spp.), and Calopterygidae (1 sp.).
total insect, odonate, Diptera, damselfly, dragonfly, Lestidae, and Coenagrionidae).
Distribution of North American Odonata, Part III: Calopterygidae, Lestidae, Coenagrionidae, Protoneuridae, Platystictidae.
Effects of temperature and photoperiod on larval development in Lestes eurinus (Odonata: Lestidae).
The 25 species represented 4 families (suborder Anisoptera: Aeshnidae, Libellulidae; suborder Zygoptera: Coenagrionidae, Lestidae).