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Distribution path and Subregions of Costa Rica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America - Costa Rica
Taxonomy for Lestidae (Spreadwings) in Costa Rica
Class
Costa Rica
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 456 families, 6902 genera, 25265 species
Tree
Subclass
Costa Rica
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 453 families, 6893 genera, 25252 species
Tree
Infraclass
Costa Rica
Palaeoptera (Crampton, 1915) (Ancient winged insects)
 22 families, 106 genera, 339 species
Tree
Superorder
Costa Rica
Odonatoptera (Martynov, 1932)
 14 families, 70 genera, 249 species
Tree
Order
Costa Rica
Odonata (Fabricius, 1793) (Dragonflies) - Systematics
 14 families, 70 genera, 249 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Costa Rica
Zygoptera (Selys, 1854) (Damselflies)
 9 families, 24 genera, 102 species
Site
Tree
Superfamily
Costa Rica
Lestoidea (Calvert, 1901) (Bluestreaks)
 4 families, 6 genera, 16 species
Tree
Family
Costa Rica
Lestidae (Calvert, 1901) (Spreadwings) - Systematics
 2 genera, 4 species
Site
Tree
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Genera9    worldwide
Species290    worldwide
Common namesSpreadwings, Spread-winged damselflies, Spreadwing
German namesTeichjungfern, Binsenjungfern
Dutch namesPantserjuffers, Pantserjuffers en winterjuffers
Danish namesKobbervandnymfer
Finnish namesKeijukorennot
Swedish namesGlansflicksländor
Spanish namesPipilachas, Gallitos
AuthorCalvert, 1901
Distribution
Checklists

Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Nearctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic


Countries
Checklists
Algeria, Angola, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burundi, Cameroon, Canada, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Lesotho, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mali, Mauritania, Mexico, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Norway, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Saint Lucia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Somalia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, USA, Uganda, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Venezuela, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesLestidae in bie.ala.org.au
Lestidae in faunaeur.org
Lestidae in itis.gov
Lestidae in dyntaxa.se
Lestidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Lestidae in Costa Rica
Lestes forficula (Rambur, 1842)Rainpool SpreadwingInfo
Lestes henshawi (Calvert, 1907)Info
Lestes tenuatus (Rambur, 1842)Blue-striped SpreadwingInfo
Megaleura coresia ()Info
4 Species in Lestidae for Costa Rica listed
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassPalaeoptera
Ancient winged insects
SuperorderOdonatoptera
OrderOdonata
Dragonflies, Damselflies, Demoiselles, Dragonflies and Damselflies
SuborderZygoptera
Damselflies
SuperfamilyLestoidea
Bluestreaks
FamilyLestidae
Spreadwings, Spread-winged damselflies, Spreadwing
AuthorCalvert, 1901

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