Somatochlora filosa

Somatochlora filosa, the fine-lined emerald, is a species of emerald dragonfly in the family Corduliidae. It is found in North America.[3][4][5][6]

Somatochlora filosa
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Odonata
Infraorder: Anisoptera
Family: Corduliidae
Genus: Somatochlora
S. filosa
Binomial name
Somatochlora filosa
(Hagen, 1861)
  • Cordulia filosa Hagen, 1861

The IUCN conservation status of Somatochlora filosa is "LC", least concern, with no immediate threat to the species' survival. The population is stable. The IUCN status was reviewed in 2017.[5][7][8]


  1. ^ Paulson, D.R. (2017). "Somatochlora filosa". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2017: e.T50978814A80694402. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2017-3.RLTS.T50978814A80694402.en. Retrieved 13 November 2021.
  2. ^ Dennis Paulson; Martin Schorr; Cyrille Deliry. "World Odonata List". University of Puget Sound. Retrieved 15 Feb 2022.
  3. ^ "Somatochlora filosa Report". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 2019-09-23.
  4. ^ "Somatochlora filosa". GBIF. Retrieved 2019-09-23.
  5. ^ a b "Somatochlora filosa Red List status". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Retrieved 2019-09-23.
  6. ^ "Odonata Central". Retrieved 2019-07-02.
  7. ^ "World Odonata List". Slater Museum of Natural History, University of Puget Sound. 2018. Retrieved 2019-07-02.

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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