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Distribution path and Subregions of Japan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - East Asia - Japan
Taxonomy for Coenagrionidae (Pond damselflies) in Japan
Class
Japan
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 624 families, 8821 genera, 32571 species
Tree
Subclass
Japan
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 619 families, 8801 genera, 32545 species
Tree
Infraclass
Japan
Palaeoptera (Crampton, 1915) (Ancient winged insects)
 25 families, 116 genera, 348 species
Tree
Superorder
Japan
Odonatoptera (Martynov, 1932)
 16 families, 93 genera, 296 species
Tree
Order
Japan
Odonata (Fabricius, 1793) (Dragonflies) - Systematics
 16 families, 93 genera, 296 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Japan
Zygoptera (Selys, 1854) (Damselflies)
 7 families, 29 genera, 86 species
Site
Tree
Superfamily
Japan
Coenagrionoidea (Kirby, 1890)
 2 families, 17 genera, 50 species
Tree
Family
Japan
Coenagrionidae (Kirby, 1890) (Pond damselflies) - Systematics
 14 genera, 39 species
Site
Tree
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Genera148    worldwide
Species2.125    worldwide
Common namesPond damselflies, Narrow-winged damselflies, Pond Damsels
German namesSchlanklibellen, Schlankjungfern
Dutch namesWaterjuffers
Finnish namesTytönkorennot
Swedish namesDammflicksländor
Spanish namesPipilachas, Gallitos
AuthorKirby, 1890
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Australasian


Ecozones:

Nearctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Mesozoic


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean


CountriesAlbania, Algeria, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Canada, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Costa Rica, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mali, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Tuvalu, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesCoenagrionidae in faunaeur.org
Coenagrionidae in itis.gov
Coenagrionidae in dyntaxa.se
Coenagrionidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Coenagrionidae in Japan
Aciagrion hisopa (Selys, 1876)Info
Aciagrion migratum (Selys, 1876)Wandering MidgetInfo
Agriocnemis femina (Brauer, 1868)Pinhead wispInfo
Agriocnemis femina oryzae (Lieftinck, 1962)Info
Agriocnemis pygmaea (Rambur, 1842)Pigmy wispInfo
Boninagrion ezoin -> Ischnura ezoinInfo
Cercion malayanum (Selys, 1876)Info
Cercion sieboldii (Selys, 1876)Info
Ceriagrion aeruginosum (Brauer, 1869)RedtailInfo
Ceriagrion auranticum (Fraser, 1922)Orange-tailed SpriteInfo
Ceriagrion auranticum ryukyuanum (Asahina, 1967)Info
Ceriagrion latericium -> Ceriagrion auranticumInfo
Ceriagrion melanurum (Selys, 1876)Info
Ceriagrion nipponicum (Asahina, 1967)Info
Chromagrion conditum (Hagen In Selys, 1876)Aurora DamselInfo
Coenagrion ecornutum (Selys, 1872)Info
Coenagrion hylas (Trybom, 1889)Siberian BluetInfo
Coenagrion lanceolatum (Selys, 1872)Info
Coenagrion terue (Asahina, 1949)Info
Enallagma boreale (Selys, 1875)Boreal BluetInfo
Enallagma deserti (Selys, 1871)Desert BluetInfo
Erythromma humerale (Selys, 1887)Info
Erythromma najas (Hansemann, 1823)Large RedeyeInfo
Ischnura asiatica (Brauer, 1865)RedtailInfo
Ischnura aurora (Brauer, 1865)Aurora BluetailInfo
Ischnura elegans (Vander Linden, 1820)Blue-tailed DamselflySite
Ischnura elegans elegans (Vander Linden, 1820)Info
Ischnura ezoin (Asahina, 1952)Info
Ischnura senegalensis (Rambur, 1842)Marsh BluetailInfo
Mortonagrion hirosei (Asahina, 1972)Four-spot MidgetInfo
Mortonagrion selenion (Ris, 1916)Info
Nehalennia irene (Hagen, 1861)Sedge SpriteInfo
Nehalennia speciosa (Charpentier, 1840)Pygmy damselflyInfo
Paracercion calamorum (Ris, 1916)Dusky LilysquatterInfo
Paracercion hieroglyphicum (Brauer, 1865)Japanese LilysquatterInfo
Paracercion melanotum (Selys, 1876)Eastern LilysquatterInfo
Pseudagrion microcephalum (Rambur, 1842)Blue RiverdamselInfo
Pseudagrion pilidorsum (Brauer, 1868)Info
Pseudagrion pilidorsum pilidorsum (Brauer, 1868)Info
39 Species in Coenagrionidae 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
SuperfamilyCoenagrionoidea
FamilyCoenagrionidae
Pond damselflies, Narrow-winged damselflies, Pond Damsels
AuthorKirby, 1890
 
Synonyms
Coenagriidae (Fraser, 1934)

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