LESTIDAE Calvert, 1901,

Mauffray, William F. & Tennessen, Kenneth J., 2019, A Catalogue and Historical Study of the Odonata of Ecuador, Zootaxa 4628 (1), pp. 1-265: 87

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LESTIDAE Calvert, 1901
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LESTIDAE Calvert, 1901 

Two genera of Lestidae  occur in Ecuador. Lestes  is a large genus with 45 New World species, although only four species are recorded for Ecuador. They are large to medium-sized damselflies that perch with the wings out at an angle.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Odonata

Family

Lestidae