Insects Database
 Insects and other Arthropoda
 Ants
 Arachnids
 Bees
 Beetles
 Booklice - Barkflies
 Bugs
 Bumblebees
 Cicadas
 Crane flies
 Dragonflies
 Earwigs
 Flies
 Isopods
 Locusts
 Mayflies
 Mecoptera
 Mosquitoes
 Moths & Butterflies
 Myriapods
 Net-winged insects
 Plant-parasitic Hemipterans
 Praying Mantises
 Termites
 Wasps
Distribution path and Subregions of Japan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Asia - East Asia - Japan
Taxonomy for Chlorocyphidae (Jewels) in Japan
Class
Japan
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 617 families, 8608 genera, 30882 species
Tree
Subclass
Japan
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 611 families, 8588 genera, 30857 species
Tree
Infraclass
Japan
Palaeoptera (Crampton, 1915) (Ancient winged insects)
 26 families, 115 genera, 346 species
Tree
Superorder
Japan
Odonatoptera (Martynov, 1932)
 17 families, 92 genera, 294 species
Tree
Order
Japan
Odonata (Fabricius, 1793) (Dragonflies) - Systematics
 17 families, 92 genera, 294 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Japan
Zygoptera (Selys, 1854) (Damselflies)
 7 families, 29 genera, 86 species
Site
Tree
Superfamily
Japan
Calopterygoidea (Selys, 1850)
 3 families, 8 genera, 19 species
Tree
Family
Japan
Chlorocyphidae (Cowley, 1937) (Jewels) - Systematics
 1 genus, 2 species
Site
Tree
Show Info
Genera23    worldwide
Species316    worldwide
Common namesJewels
Dutch namesJuweeljuffers
AuthorCowley, 1937
Distribution
Checklists

Continents:

Asia
Eurasia
Africa
Australasian


Links and ReferencesChlorocyphidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Chlorocyphidae in Japan
Rhinocypha ogasawarensis (Matsumura & Oguma, 1913)Info
Rhinocypha uenoi (Asahina, 1964)Info
2 Species in Chlorocyphidae for Japan listed
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassPalaeoptera
Ancient winged insects
SuperorderOdonatoptera
OrderOdonata
Dragonflies, Damselflies, Demoiselles
SuborderZygoptera
Damselflies
SuperfamilyCalopterygoidea
FamilyChlorocyphidae
Jewels
AuthorCowley, 1937

Keywords
ABCDEFGHIJKLM
NOPQRSTUVWXYZ
German Flag Chlorocyphidae
 Arthropoda
 Contact
 Copyrights
 Distribution Tree
 Glossary
 Imprint
 New pictures
 Taxonomy Tree
 Unknown insects
 Unknown spiders