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Agrion Fabricius 1775 (damselfly)

Insecta - Odonata - Agrionidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 177933

Full reference: J. C. Fabricius. 1775. Systema Entomologiae, Sistens Insectorum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species Adiectis Synonymis, Locis, Descriptionibus, Observationibus 1-832

Parent taxon: Agrionidae according to T. D. A. Cockerell 1908

Sister taxa: Agriocnemis, Argiinae, Diceratobasis, Enallagma, Enallagma oligocena, Hesperagrion, Ischnurinae, Nehalennia, Neoerythromma

Subtaxa: Agrion (Agrion), Agrion (Sterope), Agrion aglaope, Agrion aglaopheme, Agrion exsularis, Agrion mascescens, Agrion telluris

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Ecology: fast-moving volant carnivore-insectivore