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Synonyms for Anisoptera

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oenea; while in the second group the anisopterans Macrothemis pseudimitans and Erpetogomphus elaps were dominant.
Less abundant although still frequent are insects that exhibit morphological aquatic adaptations for locomotion or feeding strategies, such as coptoclavid coleopterans, chresmodids, dipterans larvae, odonates, anisopterans (see Fregenal-Martinez et al, 2007 for a summary).
This study examined the holdings from Abilene Christian University Natural History Collection (ACUNHC) and Hardin-Simmons University Invertebrate Collection (HSUIC), which provided records for 23 species of anisopterans, of which eight are from the families Aeshnidae, Corduliidae, and Libellulidae.
The presence or absence of fish, and the replacement of fish by other predatory species, is correlated with profound shifts in the species composition of zooplankton (Brooks and Dodson 1965, Zaret 1980), and a variety of littoral and benthic invertebrates, including anisopterans (Morin 1984), zygopterans (McPeek 1990), and others (Hall et al.