Somatochlora albicincta

Somatochlora albicincta, the ringed emerald, is a species of emerald dragonfly in the family Corduliidae.[2][3][4][5] It is found in North America.[2]

Somatochlora albicincta
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Odonata
Infraorder: Anisoptera
Family: Corduliidae
Genus: Somatochlora
S. albicincta
Binomial name
Somatochlora albicincta
(Burmeister, 1839)
  • Epophthalmia albicincta Burmeister, 1839
  • Cordulila eremita Scudder, 1866

The IUCN conservation status of Somatochlora albicincta is "LC", least concern, with no immediate threat to the species' survival. The population is stable.[6][7]



  1. ^ Dennis Paulson; Martin Schorr; Cyrille Deliry. "World Odonata List". University of Puget Sound. Retrieved 15 Feb 2022.
  2. ^ a b "Somatochlora albicincta Report". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 2018-04-22.
  3. ^ "Somatochlora albicincta species details". Catalogue of Life. Retrieved 2018-04-22.
  4. ^ "Somatochlora albicincta". GBIF. Retrieved 2018-04-22.
  5. ^ "Somatochlora albicincta Species Information". Retrieved 2018-04-22.
  6. ^ "List of Endangered Species". IUCN Red List. Retrieved 2018-04-22.
  7. ^ "Odonata Central". Retrieved 2018-04-22.

Further readingEdit

  • Kalkman, V. J. (2013). Studies on phylogeny and biogeography of damselflies (Odonata) with emphasis on the Argiolestidae (PhD). Leiden University. hdl:1887/22953.

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