Damselfly

Damselfly

Damselflies are insects of the suborder Zygoptera in the order Odonata. They are similar to dragonflies, which constitute the other odonatan suborder, Anisoptera, but are smaller, have slimmer bodies, and most species fold the wings along the body when at rest. Wikipedia

Highlights

  • Scientific name: Zygoptera
  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Class: Insecta
  • Higher classification: Odonate
  • Suborder: Zygoptera; Selys, 1854
  • Order: Odonate

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