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Distribution path and Subregions of Japan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - East Asia - Japan
Taxonomy for Calopterygidae (Demoiselles) in Japan
Class
Japan
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 622 families, 8913 genera, 33214 species
Tree
Subclass
Japan
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 618 families, 8893 genera, 33189 species
Tree
Infraclass
Japan
Palaeoptera (Crampton, 1915) (Ancient winged insects)
 25 families, 116 genera, 350 species
Tree
Superorder
Japan
Odonatoptera (Martynov, 1932)
 16 families, 93 genera, 298 species
Tree
Order
Japan
Odonata (Fabricius, 1793) (Dragonflies) - Systematics
 16 families, 93 genera, 298 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Japan
Zygoptera (Selys, 1854) (Damselflies)
 7 families, 29 genera, 87 species
Site
Tree
Superfamily
Japan
Calopterygoidea (Selys, 1850)
 3 families, 8 genera, 19 species
Tree
Family
Japan
Calopterygidae (Selys, 1850) (Demoiselles) - Systematics
 5 genera, 14 species
Site
Tree
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Genera22    worldwide
Species404    worldwide
Common namesDemoiselles, Broad-winged damselflies, Broad-winged Damsels
German namesPrachtlibellen
Dutch namesBeekjuffers
Danish namesPragtvandnymfer
Finnish namesNeidonkorennot
Swedish namesJungfrusländor
Spanish namesPipilachas, Gallitos
AuthorSelys, 1850
Distribution
Checklists

Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Nearctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Mesozoic


Countries
Checklists
Algeria, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Canada, Central African Republic, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Ecuador, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Finland, France, Gabon, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Guinea, Guyana, Honduras, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Japan, Jordan, Kenya, Lebanon, Liberia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mali, Mexico, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Norway, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Senegal, Serbia, Sierra Leone, Slovakia, Slovenia, Somalia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, USA, Uganda, United Kingdom, Venezuela, Vietnam, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesCalopterygidae in bie.ala.org.au
Calopterygidae in faunaeur.org
Calopterygidae in itis.gov
Calopterygidae in dyntaxa.se
Calopterygidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Calopterygidae in Japan
Atrocalopteryx atrata (Selys, 1853)Info
Calopteryx atrata -> Atrocalopteryx atrataInfo
Calopteryx cornelia (Selys, 1853)Info
Calopteryx japonica (Selys, 1869)Info
Calopteryx virgo (Linnaeus, 1758)Beautiful DemoiselleSite
Matrona basilaris (Selys, 1853)Blue-winged DemoiselleInfo
Matrona basilaris japonica -> Eulepidotis philosisInfo
Mnais pruinosa (Selys, 1853)Info
Mnais pruinosa costalis (Selys, 1869)Info
Mnais pruinosa nawai (Yamamoto, 1956)Info
Mnais pruinosa pruinosa (Selys, 1853)Info
Mnais strigata -> Mnais pruinosaInfo
Psolodesmus mandarinus (Mclachlan, 1870)Info
Psolodesmus mandarinus kuroiwae (Matsumura, 1913)Info
14 Species in Calopterygidae for Japan listed
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassPalaeoptera
Ancient winged insects
SuperorderOdonatoptera
OrderOdonata
Dragonflies, Damselflies, Demoiselles, Dragonflies and Damselflies
SuborderZygoptera
Damselflies
SuperfamilyCalopterygoidea
FamilyCalopterygidae
Demoiselles, Broad-winged damselflies, Broad-winged Damsels
AuthorSelys, 1850
 
Synonyms
Agriidae
Agrionidae

Keywords
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