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Distribution path and Subregions of Japan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Asia - East Asia - Japan
Taxonomy for Corduliidae (Boghaunters) in Japan
Class
Japan
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 617 families, 8608 genera, 30882 species
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Subclass
Japan
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 611 families, 8588 genera, 30857 species
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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
Epiprocta (Lohmann, 1996)
 8 families, 61 genera, 202 species
Tree
Infraorder
Japan
Anisoptera (Berthold, 1827) (Dragonflies)
 7 families, 60 genera, 201 species
Site
Tree
Superfamily
Japan
Libelluloidea (Selys, 1840)
 3 families, 33 genera, 126 species
Tree
Family
Japan
Corduliidae (Selys-Longchamps, 1850) (Boghaunters) - Systematics
 7 genera, 29 species
Site
Tree
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Genera56    worldwide
Species706    worldwide
Common namesBoghaunters, Shadowdragons, Sundragons, River cruisers, Baskettails, Emerald dragonflies, Green-eyed skimmers, Emeralds
German namesFalkenlibellen
Dutch namesGlanslibellen
Danish namesSmaragdibeller
Finnish namesKiiltokorennot
Swedish namesSkimmertrollsländor
AuthorSelys-Longchamps, 1850
Distribution
Checklists

Continents:

America
Asia
Eurasia
Africa
Australasian


Ecozones:

Nearctic


Links and ReferencesCorduliidae in faunaeur.org
Corduliidae in ru.ac.za
Corduliidae in dyntaxa.se
Corduliidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Corduliidae in Japan
Cordulia aenea (Linnaeus, 1758)Downy EmeraldInfo
Cordulia aenea amurensis (Selys, 1887)Info
Epitheca bimaculata (Charpentier, 1825)Eurasian BaskettailInfo
Epitheca bimaculata sibirica (Selys, 1887)Info
Epitheca marginata (Selys, 1883)Info
Epophthalmia elegans (Brauer, 1865)Regal Pond CruiserInfo
Hemicordulia mindana (Needham & Gyger, 1937)Info
Hemicordulia mindana nipponica (Asahina, 1980)Info
Hemicordulia ogasawarensis (Oguma, 1913)Info
Hemicordulia okinawensis (Asahina, 1947)Info
Macromia amphigena (Selys, 1871)Info
Macromia amphigena amphigena (Selys, 1871)Info
Macromia amphigena masaco (Eda, 1976)Info
Macromia clio (Ris, 1916)Info
Macromia daimoji (Okumura, 1949)Info
Macromia kubokaiya (Asahina, 1964)Info
Macromia urania (Ris, 1916)Club-tailed CruiserInfo
Macromidia ishidai (Asahina, 1964)Info
Somatochlora alpestris (Selys, 1840)Alpine EmeraldInfo
Somatochlora arctica (Zetterstedt, 1840)Northern EmeraldInfo
Somatochlora clavata (Oguma, 1913)Info
Somatochlora graeseri (Selys, 1887)Info
Somatochlora graeseri aureola (Oguma, 1922)Info
Somatochlora graeseri graeseri (Selys, 1887)Info
Somatochlora japonica -> Austromordella niveosuturalisInfo
Somatochlora uchidai (Förster, 1909)Info
Somatochlora viridiaenea (Uhler, 1858)Info
Somatochlora viridiaenea atrovirens (Selys, 1883)Info
Somatochlora viridiaenea viridiaenea (Uhler, 1858)Info
29 Species in Corduliidae for Japan listed
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassPalaeoptera
Ancient winged insects
SuperorderOdonatoptera
OrderOdonata
Dragonflies, Damselflies, Demoiselles
SuborderEpiprocta
InfraorderAnisoptera
Dragonflies
SuperfamilyLibelluloidea
FamilyCorduliidae
Boghaunters, Shadowdragons, Sundragons, River cruisers, Baskettails, Emerald dragonflies, Green-eyed skimmers, Emeralds
AuthorSelys-Longchamps, 1850

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