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Distribution path and Subregions of Central African Republic (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - Central Africa - Central African Republic
Taxonomy for Odonata (Dragonflies) in Central African Republic
Class
Central African Republic
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 181 families, 1451 genera, 4370 species
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Subclass
Central African Republic
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 181 families, 1451 genera, 4370 species
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Infraclass
Central African Republic
Palaeoptera (Crampton, 1915) (Ancient winged insects)
 9 families, 29 genera, 56 species
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Superorder
Central African Republic
Odonatoptera (Martynov, 1932)
 9 families, 29 genera, 56 species
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Order
Central African Republic
Odonata (Fabricius, 1793) (Dragonflies) - Systematics
 9 families, 29 genera, 56 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
Central African Republic
    Epiprocta (Lohmann, 1996)
     4 families, 19 genera, 38 species
Suborder
Central African Republic
    Zygoptera (Selys, 1854) (Damselflies)
     5 families, 10 genera, 18 species
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Family overview for Odonata (Dragonflies) in Central African Republic
Aeshnidae (Rambur, 1842) - 4 SpeciesDarners
Calopterygidae (Selys, 1850) - 2 SpeciesDemoiselles
Chlorocyphidae (Cowley, 1937) - 3 SpeciesJewels
Coenagrionidae (Kirby, 1890) - 9 SpeciesPond damselflies
Corduliidae (Selys-longchamps, 1850) - 2 SpeciesBoghaunters
Gomphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 2 SpeciesClubtails
Libellulidae (Rambur, 1842) - 30 SpeciesSkimmers
Platycnemididae (Tillyard, 1917) - 2 SpeciesWhite-legged damselflies
Protoneuridae (Tillyard, 1917) - 2 SpeciesThreadtails
9 Families with 56 Species in Central African Republic


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Species overview - Checklist for Odonata in Central African Republic
Species with ANext  
Acisoma trifidum (Kirby, 1889)Info
Agriocnemis exilis Selys, 1872Little WhispInfo
Agriocnemis victoria (Fraser, 1928)Info
Agriocnemis zerafica (Le Roi, 1915)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Ceriagrion whellani (Longfield, 1952)Info
Chlorocnemis nigripes -> Agrilus overlaetiInfo
Chlorocypha curta (Hagen In Selys, 1853)Blue-tailed red jewelInfo
Chlorocypha victoriae (Förster, 1914)Info
Crocothemis sanguinolenta (Burmeister, 1839)Little scarletInfo
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Elattoneura nigra (Kimmins, 1938)Info
Eleuthemis buettikoferi (Ris, 1910)FirebellyInfo
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Gynacantha africana (Palisot De Beauvois, 1805)Info
Gynacantha bullata (Karsch, 1891)Info
Gynacantha villosa (Grünberg, 1902)Hairy DuskhawkerInfo
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hadrothemis defecta (Karsch, 1891)Red Jungle-skimmerInfo
Hadrothemis versuta (Karsch, 1891)Changeable Jungle-skimmerInfo
Heliaeschna fuliginosa (Karsch, 1893)Info
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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Macromia flavimitella (Pinhey, 1966)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Neodythemis afra (Ris, 1909)Info
Notiothemis robertsi (Fraser, 1944)Robertīs ForestwatcherInfo
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Olpogastra lugubris (Karsch, 1895)Slender BottletailInfo
Orthetrum austeni (Kirby, 1900)Giant SkimmerInfo
Orthetrum brachiale (Palisot De Beauvois, 1805)Tough SkimmerInfo
Orthetrum camerunense (Gambles, 1959)Info
Orthetrum chrysostigma (Burmeister, 1839)Epaulet SkimmerInfo
Orthetrum guineense (Ris, 1909)Guinea SkimmerInfo
Orthetrum hintzi (Schmidt, 1951)Hintzīs SkimmerInfo
Orthetrum julia (Kirby, 1900)Julia SkimmerInfo
Orthetrum microstigma (Ris, 1911)Info
Orthetrum monardi (Schmidt, 1951)Info
Orthetrum saegeri (Pinhey, 1966)Info
Orthetrum stemmale (Burmeister, 1839)Stemmale SkimmerInfo
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Palpopleura lucia (Drury, 1773)Lucia WidowInfo
Palpopleura portia (Drury, 1773)Portia WidowInfo
Paragomphus genei (Selys, 1841)Common HooktailInfo
Phaon iridipennis (Burmeister, 1839)Glistening DemoiselleInfo
Phyllomacromia flavimitella (Pinhey, 1966)Info
Platycnemis sikassoensis -> Platycnemis subaequistylaInfo
Platycnemis subaequistyla (Fraser, 1928)Info
Platycypha caligata caligata (Selys, 1853)Info
Pseudagrion hamoni (Fraser, 1955)Drab SpriteInfo
Pseudagrion kersteni (Gerstäcker, 1869)Powder-striped SpriteInfo
Pseudagrion kibalense (Longfield, 1959)Info
Pseudagrion melanicterum (Selys, 1876)Black-and-yellow SpriteInfo
Pseudagrion sjoestedti (Förster, 1906)Sjostedtīs SpriteInfo
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Tetrathemis camerunensis (Sjöstedt, 1900)Info
Trithemis arteriosa (Burmeister, 1839)Red-veined DropwingInfo
Trithemis dichroa (Karsch, 1893)Small DropwingInfo
Trithemis lilacina (Förster, 1899)Info
Trithemis monardi (Ris, 1931)Monardīs DropwingInfo
Trithemis nuptialis (Karsch, 1894)Hairy-legged DropwingInfo
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Umma saphirina (Förster, 1916)Sapphire DemoiselleInfo
Species with ZBack  Top
Zygonyx torridus (Kirby, 1889)Ringed CascaderInfo
56 Species in Odonata for Central African Republic 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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