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Distribution path and Subregions of Caucasus (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Caucasus
Subregions: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Transcaucasia ((country)/" style="color:#c0c0c0;font-size:10px">Georgia (country))
Taxonomy for Odonata (Dragonflies) in Caucasus
Class
Caucasus
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 422 families, 4082 genera, 12494 species
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Subclass
Caucasus
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 419 families, 4074 genera, 12484 species
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Infraclass
Caucasus
Palaeoptera (Crampton, 1915) (Ancient winged insects)
 10 families, 23 genera, 32 species
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Superorder
Caucasus
Odonatoptera (Martynov, 1932)
 6 families, 17 genera, 25 species
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Order
Caucasus
Odonata (Fabricius, 1793) (Dragonflies) - Systematics
 5 families, 16 genera, 24 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
Caucasus
    Epiprocta (Lohmann, 1996)
     4 families, 13 genera, 19 species
Suborder
Caucasus
    Zygoptera (Selys, 1854) (Damselflies)
     1 family, 3 genera, 5 species
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Family overview for Odonata (Dragonflies) in Caucasus
Aeshnidae (Rambur, 1842) - 2 SpeciesDarners
Coenagrionidae (Kirby, 1890) - 5 SpeciesPond damselflies
Cordulegastridae (Calvert, 1893) - 1 SpeciesFlying adder
Gomphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 2 SpeciesClubtails
Libellulidae (Rambur, 1842) - 14 SpeciesSkimmers
5 Families with 24 Species in Caucasus


Species overview - Checklist for Odonata in Caucasus
Anax junius (Drury, 1773)Common Green DarnerInfo
Argia apicalis -> Agrilus numbatBlue-fronted DancerInfo
Celithemis eponina (Drury, 1773)Halloween PennantInfo
Coenagrion australocaspicum (Dumont & Heidari, 1996)Info
Coenagrion ponticum (Bartenev, 1929)Info
Coenagrion vanbrinkae (Lohmann, 1993)Info
Cordulegaster mzymtae (Bartenev, 1929)Info
Crocothemis erythraea (Brullé, 1832)Scarlet darterSite
Enallagma civile (Hagen, 1861)Familiar BluetInfo
Erythemis simplicicollis (Say, 1839)Eastern PondhawkInfo
Heliaeschna parallela (A. V. Martynov, 1927)Info
Libellula depressa (Linnaeus, 1758)Broad-bodied darterInfo
Libellula incesta (Hagen, 1861)Slaty SkimmerInfo
Libellula luctuosa (Burmeister, 1839)Widow SkimmerInfo
Libellula lydia -> Tolidomoxia nigerrimaLong-tailed SkimmerInfo
Libellula pontica (Selys, 1887)Red ChaserInfo
Libellula vibrans (Fabricius, 1793)Great Blue SkimmerInfo
Onychogomphus assimilis (Schneider, 1845)Dark PincertailInfo
Orthetrum brunneum (Fonscolombe, 1837)Southern SkimmerSite
Pachydiplax longipennis (Burmeister, 1839)Blue dasherInfo
Perithemis tenera (Say, 1840)Eastern AmberwingInfo
Progomphus obscurus (Rambur, 1842)Common SanddragonInfo
Tramea lacerata (Hagen, 1861)Black SaddlebagsInfo
Tramea onusta (Hagen, 1861)Red SaddlebagsInfo
24 Species in Odonata for Caucasus listed
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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