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Anisoptera

TranslingualEdit

Libellula depressa (broad-bodied chaser)

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek ανισος (anisos, uneven) + πτερόν (pterón, wing), reflecting that the hindwing is broader than the forewing.

Proper nounEdit

Anisoptera

  1. A taxonomic infraorder within the suborder Epiprocta — the dragonflies.

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