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Distribution path and Subregions of Belize (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America - Belize
Taxonomy for Odonata (Dragonflies) in Belize
Class
Belize
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 216 families, 1332 genera, 2832 species
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Subclass
Belize
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 216 families, 1332 genera, 2832 species
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Infraclass
Belize
Palaeoptera (Crampton, 1915) (Ancient winged insects)
 17 families, 48 genera, 86 species
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Superorder
Belize
Odonatoptera (Martynov, 1932)
 9 families, 30 genera, 62 species
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Order
Belize
Odonata (Fabricius, 1793) (Dragonflies) - Systematics
 9 families, 30 genera, 62 species
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Families121    worldwide
Genera1.173    worldwide
Species11.431    worldwide
Common namesDragonflies, Damselflies, Demoiselles, Dragonflies and Damselflies
German namesLibellen und Wasserjungfern, Libellen, Odonaten
Dutch namesLibellen
Danish namesGuldsmede
Finnish namesSudenkorennot
Norwegian namesØyenstikkere
Swedish namesTrollsländor
Spanish namesLibelulas, Pipilachas
AuthorJohann Christian Fabricius, 1793
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia (Asia, Europe, Russia, Caucasus)

America (North America, South America, Central America, Caribbean)

Africa (East Africa, Southern Africa, Central Africa, North Africa, West Africa)

Oceania (Australasia, Polynesia, Melanesia, Micronesia)


Ecozones:

Nearctic

Fossils:

Cenozoic (Paleogene, Neogene, Quaternary)

Paleozoic (Permian, Carboniferous)

Mesozoic (Cretaceous, Jurassic, Triassic)


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean (Pacific Islands, North Pacific)

Atlantic Ocean (British overseas territory Atlantic, Mediterranean Sea)

Indian Ocean (Great Australian Bight)

Antarctic Ocean


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, 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, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesOdonata in bie.ala.org.au
Odonata in darwinfoundation.org
Odonata in faunaeur.org
Odonata in itis.gov
Odonata in papua-insects.nl
Odonata in ru.ac.za
Odonata in staffs-ecology.org.uk
Odonata in dyntaxa.se
Odonata in Wikipedia (English)
Suborder
Belize
    Epiprocta (Lohmann, 1996)
     3 families, 18 genera, 30 species
Suborder
Belize
    Zygoptera (Selys, 1854) (Damselflies)
     6 families, 12 genera, 32 species
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Family overview for Odonata (Dragonflies) in Belize
Aeshnidae (Rambur, 1842) - 3 SpeciesDarners
Calopterygidae (Selys, 1850) - 5 SpeciesDemoiselles
Coenagrionidae (Kirby, 1890) - 22 SpeciesPond damselflies
Gomphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 4 SpeciesClubtails
Lestidae (Calvert, 1901) - 2 SpeciesSpreadwings
Libellulidae (Rambur, 1842) - 23 SpeciesSkimmers
Megapodagrionidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 1 SpeciesFlatwings
Perilestidae (Tillyard & Fraser, 1938) - 1 SpeciesShortwings
Platystictidae (Laidlaw, 1924) - 1 SpeciesShadowdamsels
9 Families with 62 Species in Belize


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Species overview - Checklist for Odonata in Belize
Species with ANext  
Acanthagrion quadratum (Selys, 1876)Mexican WedgetailInfo
Aeshna williamsoniana (Calvert, 1905)Williamsonīs darnerInfo
Anax amazili (Burmeister, 1839)Amazon DarnerInfo
Argia calida (Hagen, 1861)Info
Argia cuprea (Hagen, 1861)Coppery DancerInfo
Argia eliptica (Selys, 1865)Info
Argia frequentula (Calvert, 1907)Info
Argia gaumeri (Calvert, 1907)Info
Argia immunda (Hagen, 1861)Kiowa DancerInfo
Argia oenea (Hagen In Selys, 1865)Fiery-eyed DancerInfo
Argia pipila (Calvert, 1907)Info
Argia plana (Calvert, 1902)Springwater DancerInfo
Argia pulla (Hagen In Selys, 1865)Info
Argia translata (Hagen In Selys, 1865)Dusky DancerInfo
Argia ulmeca (Calvert, 1902)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Brechmorhoga vivax (Calvert, 1906)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dythemis multipunctata multipunctata (Kirby, 1894)Info
Dythemis sterilis (Hagen, 1861)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Elasmothemis cannacrioides (Calvert, 1906)Info
Enallagma novaehispaniae (Calvert, 1907)Neotropical BluetInfo
Enallagma praevarum (Hagen, 1861)Arroyo BluetInfo
Epigomphus maya (Donnelly, 1989)Maya KnobtailInfo
Erpetogomphus leptophis (Garrison, 1994)Dark-shouldered RingtailInfo
Erpetogomphus ophibolus (Calvert, 1905)Info
Erythemis haematogastra (Burmeister, 1839)Red PondhawkInfo
Erythemis plebeja (Burmeister, 1839)Pin-tailed PondhawkInfo
Erythrodiplax berenice (Drury, 1773)Seaside DragonletInfo
Erythrodiplax fervida (Erichson, 1848)Info
Erythrodiplax fusca (Rambur, 1842)Red-faced DragonletInfo
Erythrodiplax ochracea (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Erythrodiplax umbrata (Linnaeus, 1758)Band-winged DragonletInfo
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hetaerina capitalis (Selys, 1873)Info
Hetaerina cruentata (Rambur, 1842)Info
Hetaerina occisa (Hagen In Selys, 1853)Info
Hetaerina pilula (Calvert, 1901)Info
Hetaerina titia (Drury, 1773)Smoky RubyspotInfo
Heteragrion alienum (Williamson, 1919)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Idiataphe cubensis (Scudder, 1866)Metallic PennantInfo
Ischnura capreolus (Hagen, 1861)Info
Ischnura hastata (Say, 1839)Citrine ForktailInfo
Ischnura ramburii (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Ramburīs ForktailInfo
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lestes forficula (Rambur, 1842)Rainpool SpreadwingInfo
Lestes tenuatus (Rambur, 1842)Blue-striped SpreadwingInfo
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Macrothemis hemichlora (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Macrothemis inequiunguis (Calvert, 1895)Jade-striped SylphInfo
Miathyria simplex (Rambur, 1842)Dwarf GliderInfo
Micrathyria debilis (Hagen, 1861)Info
Micrathyria didyma (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Three-striped DasherInfo
Micrathyria dissocians (Calvert, 1906)Caribbean DasherInfo
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nehalennia minuta (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Tropical SpriteInfo
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Orthemis ferruginea (Fabricius, 1775)Roseate SkimmerInfo
Orthemis levis (Calvert, 1906)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Palaemnema desiderata (Selys, 1886)Info
Perissolestes magdalenae (Williamson & Williamson, 1924)Info
Perithemis mooma (Kirby, 1889)Info
Phyllogomphoides duodentatus (Donnelly, 1979)Info
Protoneura aurantiaca (Selys, 1886)Info
Protoneura cupida (Calvert, 1903)Info
Species with TBack  Top
Telebasis boomsmae (Garrison, 1994)Info
Tramea binotata (Rambur, 1842)Sooty SaddlebagInfo
Tramea calverti (Muttkowski, 1910)Striped SaddlebagsInfo
Triacanthagyna caribbea (Williamson, 1923)Caribbean DarnerInfo
62 Species in Odonata for Belize listed
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Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassPalaeoptera
Ancient winged insects
SuperorderOdonatoptera
OrderOdonata
Dragonflies, Damselflies, Demoiselles, Dragonflies and Damselflies
AuthorFabricius, 1793

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