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Anisoptera

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EtymologyEdit

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

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Anisoptera

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

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