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Distribution path and Subregions of Sierra Leone (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Sierra Leone
Taxonomy for Calopterygidae (Demoiselles) in Sierra Leone
Class
Sierra Leone
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 248 families, 2118 genera, 4995 species
Tree
Subclass
Sierra Leone
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 247 families, 2117 genera, 4994 species
Tree
Infraclass
Sierra Leone
Palaeoptera (Crampton, 1915) (Ancient winged insects)
 9 families, 54 genera, 138 species
Tree
Superorder
Sierra Leone
Odonatoptera (Martynov, 1932)
 9 families, 54 genera, 138 species
Tree
Order
Sierra Leone
Odonata (Fabricius, 1793) (Dragonflies) - Systematics
 9 families, 54 genera, 138 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Sierra Leone
Zygoptera (Selys, 1854) (Damselflies)
 5 families, 15 genera, 33 species
Site
Tree
Superfamily
Sierra Leone
Calopterygoidea (Selys, 1850)
 2 families, 4 genera, 8 species
Tree
Family
Sierra Leone
Calopterygidae (Selys, 1850) (Demoiselles) - Systematics
 3 genera, 5 species
Site
Tree
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Genera22    worldwide
Species403    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
Australasian


Ecozones:

Nearctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Mesozoic


CountriesAlgeria, 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 faunaeur.org
Calopterygidae in itis.gov
Calopterygidae in dyntaxa.se
Calopterygidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Calopterygidae in Sierra Leone
Phaon iridipennis (Burmeister, 1839)Glistening DemoiselleInfo
Sapho bicolor (Selys, 1853)Info
Sapho ciliata (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Sapho fumosa (Longfield, 1932)Info
Umma cincta (Hagen In Selys, 1853)Info
5 Species in Calopterygidae for Sierra Leone 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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