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Distribution path and Subregions of Burundi (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa - Burundi
Taxonomy for Odonata (Dragonflies) in Burundi
Class
Burundi
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 133 families, 770 genera, 1669 species
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Subclass
Burundi
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 133 families, 770 genera, 1669 species
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Infraclass
Burundi
Palaeoptera (Crampton, 1915) (Ancient winged insects)
 10 families, 42 genera, 112 species
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Superorder
Burundi
Odonatoptera (Martynov, 1932)
 10 families, 42 genera, 112 species
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Order
Burundi
Odonata (Fabricius, 1793) (Dragonflies) - Systematics
 10 families, 42 genera, 112 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
Burundi
    Epiprocta (Lohmann, 1996)
     4 families, 32 genera, 77 species
Suborder
Burundi
    Zygoptera (Selys, 1854) (Damselflies)
     6 families, 10 genera, 35 species
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Family overview for Odonata (Dragonflies) in Burundi
Aeshnidae (Rambur, 1842) - 10 SpeciesDarners
Calopterygidae (Selys, 1850) - 1 SpeciesDemoiselles
Chlorocyphidae (Cowley, 1937) - 2 SpeciesJewels
Coenagrionidae (Kirby, 1890) - 23 SpeciesPond damselflies
Corduliidae (Selys-longchamps, 1850) - 4 SpeciesBoghaunters
Gomphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 6 SpeciesClubtails
Lestidae (Calvert, 1901) - 7 SpeciesSpreadwings
Libellulidae (Rambur, 1842) - 57 SpeciesSkimmers
Platycnemididae (Tillyard, 1917) - 1 SpeciesWhite-legged damselflies
Protoneuridae (Tillyard, 1917) - 1 SpeciesThreadtails
10 Families with 112 Species in Burundi


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Species overview - Checklist for Odonata in Burundi
Species with ANext  
Acisoma panorpoides (Rambur, 1842)Grizzled PintailInfo
Acisoma panorpoides panorpoides (Rambur, 1842)Info
Acisoma trifidum (Kirby, 1889)Info
Acisoma variegatum -> Acisoma panorpoidesGrizzled PintailInfo
Aeshna ellioti (Kirby, 1896)Elliot´s hawkerInfo
Aeshna rileyi -> Agrilus ustusRiley´s HawkerInfo
Aethriamanta rezia (Kirby, 1889)Pygmy BaskerInfo
Africallagma elongatum (Martin, 1907)Slender BluetInfo
Africallagma glaucum (Burmeister, 1839)Swamp BluetInfo
Africallagma pseudelongatum (Longfield, 1936)Sprite BluetInfo
Africallagma subtile (Ris, 1921)Pale BluetInfo
Africallagma vaginale (Sjöstedt, 1917)Info
Agriocnemis exilis Selys, 1872Little WhispInfo
Agriocnemis gratiosa Gerstäcker, 1891Gracious WhispInfo
Anaciaeschna triangulifera (Mclachlan, 1896)Evening HawkerInfo
Anax ephippiger -> Hemianax ephippigerVagrant EmperorInfo
Anax speratus (Hagen, 1867)Orange EmperorInfo
Anax tristis (Hagen, 1867)Black EmperorInfo
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Brachythemis lacustris (Kirby, 1889)Red GroundlingInfo
Brachythemis leucosticta (Burmeister, 1839)Banded GroundlingInfo
Bradinopyga cornuta (Ris, 1911)Horned Rock-dwellerInfo
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Ceriagrion kordofanicum (Ris, 1924)Info
Ceriagrion suave (Ris, 1921)Suave CitrilInfo
Ceriagrion whellani (Longfield, 1952)Info
Chalcostephia flavifrons (Kirby, 1889)YellowfaceInfo
Chlorocypha molindica -> Agrilus melasInfo
Chlorocypha tenuis -> Agrilus meleagerInfo
Crenigomphus hartmanni (Förster, 1898)Hartmann´s TalontailInfo
Crocothemis divisa (Karsch, 1898)Divisa scarletInfo
Crocothemis sanguinolenta (Burmeister, 1839)Little scarletInfo
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Diplacodes deminuta (Lieftinck, 1969)Little PercherInfo
Diplacodes lefebvrii (Rambur, 1842)Black PercherInfo
Diplacodes okavangoensis -> Eublemma exanimisInfo
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Elattoneura glauca (Selys, 1860)Common ThreadtailInfo
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Gynacantha bullata (Karsch, 1891)Info
Gynacantha manderica (Grünberg, 1902)Little DuskhawkerInfo
Gynacantha villosa (Grünberg, 1902)Hairy DuskhawkerInfo
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Hemianax ephippiger (Burmeister, 1839)Vagrant EmperorInfo
Hemistigma albipuncta (Rambur, 1842)Pied-SpotInfo
Hemistigma albipunctum (Rambur, 1842)Pied-spot; widespread in AfricaInfo
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Ictinogomphus ferox (Rambur, 1842)Common TigerInfo
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Lestes ictericus (Gerstäcker, 1869)Tawny SpreadwingInfo
Lestes pallidus -> Lestes sternalisPallid SpreadwingInfo
Lestes plagiatus (Burmeister, 1839)Common SpreadwingInfo
Lestes sternalis (Navas, 1930)Info
Lestes tridens (Mclachlan, 1895)Spotted SpreadwingInfo
Lestes uncifer (Karsch, 1899)Sickle SpreadwingInfo
Lestes virgatus (Burmeister, 1839)Smoky SpreadwingInfo
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Mesocnemis singularis (Karsch, 1891)RiverjackInfo
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Nesciothemis farinosa (Förster, 1898)Eastern BlacktailInfo
Nesciothemis farinosum (Förster, 1898)Black-tailed DancerInfo
Notiothemis jonesi (Ris, 1921)Jones´ ForestwatcherInfo
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Olpogastra lugubris (Karsch, 1895)Slender BottletailInfo
Orthetrum abbotti -> Orthetrum abotti abottiAbbott´s skimmerInfo
Orthetrum abotti abotti ()Info
Orthetrum albistylum (Selys, 1848)White-Tailed SkimmerInfo
Orthetrum brachiale (Palisot De Beauvois, 1805)Tough SkimmerInfo
Orthetrum caffrum (Burmeister, 1839)Two-striped SkimmerInfo
Orthetrum chrysostigma (Burmeister, 1839)Epaulet SkimmerInfo
Orthetrum guineense (Ris, 1909)Guinea SkimmerInfo
Orthetrum hintzi (Schmidt, 1951)Hintz´s SkimmerInfo
Orthetrum icteromelas (Ris, 1910)Spectacled SkimmerInfo
Orthetrum julia (Kirby, 1900)Julia SkimmerInfo
Orthetrum machadoi (Longfield, 1955)Machado´s SkimmerInfo
Orthetrum stemmale (Burmeister, 1839)Stemmale SkimmerInfo
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Palpopleura deceptor (Calvert, 1899)Deceptive WidowInfo
Palpopleura jucunda (Rambur, 1842)Yellow-veined WidowInfo
Palpopleura lucia (Drury, 1773)Lucia WidowInfo
Palpopleura portia (Drury, 1773)Portia WidowInfo
Paragomphus cognatus (Rambur, 1842)Rock HocktailInfo
Paragomphus elpidius (Ris, 1921)Corkscrew HooktailInfo
Paragomphus genei (Selys, 1841)Common HooktailInfo
Phaon iridipennis (Burmeister, 1839)Glistening DemoiselleInfo
Phyllogomphus selysi (Schouteden, 1933)Southern LeaftailInfo
Phyllomacromia funicularia -> Phyllomacromia monocerosInfo
Phyllomacromia melania (Selys, 1871)Info
Phyllomacromia monoceros (Förster, 1906)Black CruiserInfo
Phyllomacromia picta (Hagen In Selys, 1871)Darting CruiserInfo
Proischnura subfurcata (Selys, 1876)Fork-tailed BluetInfo
Pseudagrion commoniae (Förster, 1902)Black SpriteInfo
Pseudagrion gamblesi (Pinhey, 1978)Great SpriteInfo
Pseudagrion glaucescens (Selys, 1876)Info
Pseudagrion hageni (Karsch, 1893)Painted SpriteInfo
Pseudagrion hamoni (Fraser, 1955)Drab SpriteInfo
Pseudagrion kersteni (Gerstäcker, 1869)Powder-striped SpriteInfo
Pseudagrion massaicum (Sjöstedt, 1909)Masai SpriteInfo
Pseudagrion nubicum (Selys, 1876)Info
Pseudagrion salisburyense (Ris, 1921)Slate SpriteInfo
Pseudagrion sjoestedti (Förster, 1906)Sjostedt´s SpriteInfo
Pseudagrion spernatum (Selys, 1881)Natal SpriteInfo
Pseudagrion sublacteum (Karsch, 1893)Riffle SpriteInfo
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Rhyothemis fenestrina (Rambur, 1842)Black-winged fluttererInfo
Rhyothemis semihyalina (Desjardins, 1832)Phantom FluttererInfo
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sympetrum navasi -> Mordellistena ferruginoidesInfo
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tetrathemis polleni (Selys, 1877)Black-splashed ElfInfo
Tramea limbata (Desjardins, 1832)Ferrugineus GliderInfo
Trithemis aconita (Lieftinck, 1969)Monkshood DropwingInfo
Trithemis annulata (Palisot De Beauvois, 1805)Violet Dropwing Violet-marked DarterInfo
Trithemis arteriosa (Burmeister, 1839)Red-veined DropwingInfo
Trithemis donaldsoni (Calvert, 1899)Denim DropwingInfo
Trithemis dorsalis (Rambur, 1842)Round-hook DropwingInfo
Trithemis furva (Karsch, 1899)Navy DropwingInfo
Trithemis hecate (Ris, 1912)Silhouette DropwingInfo
Trithemis kirbyi (Selys, 1891)Orange-Winged DropwingInfo
Trithemis stictica (Burmeister, 1839)Jaunty DropwingInfo
Trithemis werneri (Ris, 1912)Elegant DropwingInfo
Trithetrum navasi (Lacroix, 1921)Navas´ DarterInfo
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Urothemis assignata (Selys, 1872)Red BaskerInfo
Urothemis edwardsii (Selys, 1849)Blue BaskerInfo
Species with ZBack  Top
Zygonoides fuelleborni (Grünberg, 1902)Fuelleborn´s Bottle-tailInfo
Zygonyx natalensis (Martin, 1900)Blue CascaderInfo
Zygonyx torridus (Kirby, 1889)Ringed CascaderInfo
112 Species in Odonata for Burundi 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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