Orthemis Hagen 1861 (tropical king skimmer)

Insecta - Odonata - Libellulidae

Parent taxon: Libellulinae according to H. Steinmann 1997

See also Park and Downing 2001

Sister taxon: Libellula

Subtaxa: Orthemis ferruginea

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Ecology: fast-moving volant carnivore-insectivore


• Miocene of United States (5: California collections)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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