pin-tailed pondhawk
Erythemis plebeja (Burmeister, 1839)

Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Palaeoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Odonata
Suborder: Anisoptera
Superfamily: Libelluloidea
Family: Libellulidae
Subfamily: Sympetrinae
Genus: Erythemis

Other System Links

ITIS: 101868


Category: Invertebrate Predators


Common Name Reference: Integrated Taxonomic Information System on-line database.

Scientific Name Reference: R.W. Poole and P. Gentili, Nomina Insecta Nearctica. 1996. Nomina insecta nearctica: a checklist of the insects of North America. Vol. 4. Rockville (MD): Entomological Information Services. Available at URL: