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Distribution path and Subregions of Japan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - East Asia - Japan
Taxonomy for Cordulegastridae (Flying adder) in Japan
Class
Japan
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 624 families, 8821 genera, 32571 species
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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
Epiprocta (Lohmann, 1996)
 8 families, 63 genera, 207 species
Tree
Infraorder
Japan
Anisoptera (Berthold, 1827) (Dragonflies)
 7 families, 62 genera, 206 species
Site
Tree
Superfamily
Japan
Cordulegastroidea (Tillyard, 1917)
 1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Tree
Family
Japan
Cordulegastridae (Calvert, 1893) (Flying adder) - Systematics
 1 genus, 1 species
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Tree
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Genera6    worldwide
Species124    worldwide
Common namesFlying adder, Biddie, Biddies, Spiketails, Golden-ringed Dragonflies
German namesQuelljungfern
Dutch namesBronlibellen
Finnish namesPurokorennot
Swedish namesKungstrollsländor
Spanish namesLibelulas
AuthorCalvert, 1893
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa


Ecozones:

Nearctic


CountriesAustria, Belgium, Bhutan, Bulgaria, Canada, China, Costa Rica, Croatia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Gambia, Germany, Greece, India, Iran, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Luxembourg, Mexico, Morocco, Nepal, Netherlands, Norway, Pakistan, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Turkey, USA, United Kingdom
Links and ReferencesCordulegastridae in faunaeur.org
Cordulegastridae in itis.gov
Cordulegastridae in dyntaxa.se
Cordulegastridae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Cordulegastridae in Japan
Anotogaster sieboldii (Selys, 1854)Jumbo DragonflyInfo
1 Species in Cordulegastridae for Japan listed
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassPalaeoptera
Ancient winged insects
SuperorderOdonatoptera
OrderOdonata
Dragonflies, Damselflies, Demoiselles, Dragonflies and Damselflies
SuborderEpiprocta
InfraorderAnisoptera
Dragonflies
SuperfamilyCordulegastroidea
FamilyCordulegastridae
Flying adder, Biddie, Biddies, Spiketails, Golden-ringed Dragonflies
AuthorCalvert, 1893

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