Description of the final instar larva of Calopteryx exul Sélys, 1853 (Zygoptera: Calopterygidae)
International Journal of Odonatology, Volume 15, Issue 2, Pages 107-114, 2012
Published: 1 June 212 (Received: 12 March 2012, Accepted: 27 April 2012)
The last instar larva of Calopteryx exul Sélys is described and illustrated based on larvae collected from the Seybouse River (northeast Algeria) and reared in the laboratory. A comparative analysis of three other congeneric species is presented.
Keywords: Odonata, damselflies, Calopterygidae, endemic species, endangered, exuvia, taxonomy
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