Odonata, Fabricius, 1793

R. G. Beutel & S. N. Gorb, 2001, Ultrastructure of attachment specializations of hexapods (Arthropoda): evolutionary patterns inferred from a revised ordinal phylogeny, J. Zool. Syst. Evol. Research 39, pp. 177-207 : 179

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.1046/j.1439-0469.2001.00155.x

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.6279449

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scientific name

Odonata
status

 

7 Odonata

The tarsus is three­segmented and the distal segment is longer than the others. The paired claws are usually armed with a hook ( Watson and O’Farell 1991). Specific adhesive structures are absent from dragonflies and damselflies.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Odonata