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Anax imperator Leach 1815 (emperor dragonfly)

Insecta - Odonata - Aeshnidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 194367

Belongs to Anax according to H. Steinmann 1997

Sister taxa: Anax buchii, Anax charpentieri, Anax criptus, Anax ephippiger, Anax parthenope

Ecology: fast-moving volant carnivore-insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): forewing 57.9 x 10.8