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Distribution path and Subregions of Central America (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America
Subregions: Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama
Taxonomy for Odonata (Dragonflies) in Central America
Class
Central America
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 598 families, 10563 genera, 48869 species
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Subclass
Central America
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 591 families, 10539 genera, 48833 species
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Infraclass
Central America
Palaeoptera (Crampton, 1915) (Ancient winged insects)
 25 families, 147 genera, 542 species
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Superorder
Central America
Odonatoptera (Martynov, 1932)
 16 families, 100 genera, 401 species
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Order
Central America
Odonata (Fabricius, 1793) (Dragonflies) - Systematics
 16 families, 100 genera, 401 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 America
    Epiprocta (Lohmann, 1996)
     5 families, 65 genera, 234 species
Suborder
Central America
    Zygoptera (Selys, 1854) (Damselflies)
     11 families, 35 genera, 167 species
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Family overview for Odonata (Dragonflies) in Central America
Aeshnidae (Rambur, 1842) - 40 SpeciesDarners
Amphipterygidae (Selys, 1853) - 1 Species
Calopterygidae (Selys, 1850) - 17 SpeciesDemoiselles
Coenagrionidae (Kirby, 1890) - 77 SpeciesPond damselflies
Cordulegastridae (Calvert, 1893) - 2 SpeciesFlying adder
Corduliidae (Selys-longchamps, 1850) - 4 SpeciesBoghaunters
Gomphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 46 SpeciesClubtails
Lestidae (Calvert, 1901) - 7 SpeciesSpreadwings
Libellulidae (Rambur, 1842) - 142 SpeciesSkimmers
Megapodagrionidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 22 SpeciesFlatwings
Perilestidae (Tillyard & Fraser, 1938) - 2 SpeciesShortwings
Platystictidae (Laidlaw, 1924) - 21 SpeciesShadowdamsels
Polythoridae (Munz, 1919) - 8 SpeciesBannerwings
Protoneuridae (Tillyard, 1917) - 1 SpeciesThreadtails
Pseudolestidae (Kirby, 1900) - 1 Species
Pseudostigmatidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 10 SpeciesForest giants
16 Families with 401 Species in Central America


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Species overview - Checklist for Odonata in Central America
Species with ANext  
Acanthagrion quadratum (Selys, 1876)Mexican WedgetailInfo
Acanthagrion speculum (Garrison, 1985)Info
Acanthagrion trilobatum (Leonard, 1977)Info
Aeshna bonariensis -> Epicauta tenuicollisInfo
Aeshna cornigera -> Epicauta tetragrammaInfo
Aeshna cornigera cornigera -> Rhionaeschna cornigeraInfo
Aeshna jalapensis -> Rhionaeschna jalapensisInfo
Aeshna multicolor -> Rhionaeschna multicolorBlue-eyed DarnerInfo
Aeshna psilus -> Epicauta waterhouseiTurquoise-tipped DarnerInfo
Aeshna williamsoniana (Calvert, 1905)Williamson´s darnerInfo
Agrionoptera insignis insignis (Rambur, 1842)Info
Amphipteryx agrioides (Selys, 1853)Montane Relict DamselInfo
Anatya guttata (Erichson, 1848)Info
Anatya normalis -> Anatya guttataInfo
Anax amazili (Burmeister, 1839)Amazon DarnerInfo
Anax concolor (Brauer, 1865)Blue-spotted Comet DarnerInfo
Anax longipes (Hagen, 1861)Comet DarnerInfo
Anax walsinghami (Mclachlan, 1882)Giant DarnerInfo
Anisagrion allopterum (Selys, 1876)Info
Anisagrion truncatipenne (Calvert, 1902)Info
Apanisagrion lais (Selys, 1876)Black-and-white DamselInfo
Aphylla dentata (Selys, 1859)Info
Aphylla obscura -> Aphylla tenuisInfo
Aphylla protracta (Hagen In Selys, 1859)Narrow-striped ForceptailInfo
Aphylla tenuis (Hagen In Selys, 1859)Info
Aphylla theodorina (Navas, 1933)Ringed ForceptailInfo
Archaeogomphus furcatus (Williamson, 1923)Info
Argia adamsi (Calvert, 1902)Info
Argia anceps (Garrison, 1996)Info
Argia calida (Hagen, 1861)Info
Argia chelata (Calvert, 1902)Info
Argia cupraurea (Calvert, 1902)Info
Argia cuprea (Hagen, 1861)Coppery DancerInfo
Argia difficilis (Selys, 1865)Info
Argia eliptica (Selys, 1865)Info
Argia extranea (Hagen, 1861)Spine-tipped DancerInfo
Argia fissa (Selys, 1865)Info
Argia frequentula (Calvert, 1907)Info
Argia funcki (Selys, 1854)Info
Argia gaumeri (Calvert, 1907)Info
Argia immunda (Hagen, 1861)Kiowa DancerInfo
Argia indicatrix (Calvert, 1902)Info
Argia johannella (Calvert, 1907)Info
Argia medullaris (Hagen In Selys, 1865)Info
Argia oculata (Hagen In Selys, 1865)Info
Argia oenea (Hagen In Selys, 1865)Fiery-eyed DancerInfo
Argia pallens (Calvert, 1902)Amethyst DancerInfo
Argia pipila (Calvert, 1907)Info
Argia plana (Calvert, 1902)Springwater DancerInfo
Argia pocomana (Calvert, 1907)Info
Argia popoluca (Calvert, 1902)Info
Argia pulla (Hagen In Selys, 1865)Info
Argia rogersi (Calvert, 1902)Info
Argia talamanca (Calvert, 1907)Info
Argia terira (Calvert, 1907)Info
Argia tezpi (Calvert, 1902)Tezpi DancerInfo
Argia translata (Hagen In Selys, 1865)Dusky DancerInfo
Argia ulmeca (Calvert, 1902)Info
Argia underwoodi (Calvert, 1907)Info
Argia variabilis (Selys, 1865)Info
Argiocnemis rubescens lunulata (Selys, 1877)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Brachymesia furcata (Hagen, 1861)Red-tailed PennantInfo
Brachymesia herbida (Gundlach, 1889)Tawny PennantInfo
Brechmorhoga nubecula (Rambur, 1842)Info
Brechmorhoga pertinax (Hagen, 1861)Masked ClubskimmerInfo
Brechmorhoga pertinax eurysema (Ris, 1913)Info
Brechmorhoga praecox (Hagen, 1861)Slender ClubskimmerInfo
Brechmorhoga rapax (Calvert, 1898)Info
Brechmorhoga rapax crocosema -> Eublemma ceresensisInfo
Brechmorhoga vivax (Calvert, 1906)Info
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Camacinia gigantea (Brauer, 1867)Info
Cannaphila insularis (Kirby, 1889)Gray-waisted SkimmerInfo
Cannaphila insularis funerea (Carpenter, 1897)Info
Cannaphila mortoni (Donnelly, 1992)Info
Cannaphila vibex (Hagen, 1861)Info
Chrysobasis lucifer (Donnelly, 1967)Lucifer DamselInfo
Cora chirripa (Calvert, 1907)Info
Cora marina (Selys, 1868)Info
Cora notoxantha (Ris, 1918)Info
Cora obscura (Ris, 1918)Info
Cora semiopaca (Selys, 1878)Info
Cora skinneri (Calvert, 1907)Info
Cordulegaster diadema godmani (Mclachlan, 1878)Info
Cordulegaster godmani (Mclachlan, 1878)Info
Coryphaeschna adnexa (Hagen, 1861)Blue-faced DarnerInfo
Coryphaeschna amazonica (De Marmels, 1989)Info
Coryphaeschna apeora (Paulson, 1994)Info
Coryphaeschna diapyra (Paulson, 1994)Info
Coryphaeschna ingens (Rambur, 1842)Regal DarnerInfo
Coryphaeschna luteipennis -> Remartinia luteipennisMalachite DarnerInfo
Coryphaeschna viriditas (Calvert, 1952)Mangrove DarnerInfo
Cratilla lineata lineata (Brauer, 1878)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Desmogomphus paucinervis (Selys, 1873)Info
Diaphlebia angustipennis (Selys, 1854)Info
Diaphlebia pallidistylus -> Mordella marginataInfo
Diastatops obscura (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Diplacina bolivarii (Selys, 1882)Info
Drepanoneura letitia (Donnelly, 1992)Info
Dythemis maya (Calvert, 1906)Mayan SetwingInfo
Dythemis multipunctata -> Eublemma flavistriataInfo
Dythemis multipunctata multipunctata (Kirby, 1894)Info
Dythemis nigrescens (Calvert, 1899)Black SetwingInfo
Dythemis sterilis (Hagen, 1861)Info
Dythemis velox (Hagen, 1861)Swift SetwingInfo
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Elasmothemis cannacrioides (Calvert, 1906)Info
Elga leptostyla (Ris, 1911)Info
Enallagma civile (Hagen, 1861)Familiar BluetInfo
Enallagma novaehispaniae (Calvert, 1907)Neotropical BluetInfo
Enallagma praevarum (Hagen, 1861)Arroyo BluetInfo
Enallagma rua -> Enallagma praevarumInfo
Enallagma semicirculare (Selys, 1876)Claw-tipped BluetInfo
Epigomphus armatus (Ris, 1918)Info
Epigomphus camelus (Calvert, 1905)Humped KnobtailInfo
Epigomphus clavatus (Belle, 1980)Guatemalan KnobtailInfo
Epigomphus corniculatus (Belle, 1989)Horned KnobtailInfo
Epigomphus echeverrii (Brooks, 1989)Volcano KnobtailInfo
Epigomphus houghtoni (Brooks, 1989)Limí³n KnobtailInfo
Epigomphus maya (Donnelly, 1989)Maya KnobtailInfo
Epigomphus quadracies -> Epigomphus quadricesInfo
Epigomphus quadrices (Calvert, 1903)Info
Epigomphus subobtusus (Selys, 1878)Info
Epigomphus subquadrices (Kennedy, 1946)Info
Epigomphus subsimilis (Calvert, 1929)Alajuela KnobtailInfo
Epigomphus tumefactus (Calvert, 1903)Info
Epigomphus verticicornis (Calvert, 1908)Cartago KnobtailInfo
Epigomphus westfalli (Donnelly, 1986)Westfall´s KnobtailInfo
Epipleoneura letitia -> Agrilus testorInfo
Erpetogomphus constrictor (Ris, 1918)Knob-tipped RingtailInfo
Erpetogomphus elaphe (Garrison, 1994)Info
Erpetogomphus elaps (Selys, 1858)Straight-tipped RingtailInfo
Erpetogomphus eutainia (Calvert, 1905)Blue-faced RingtailInfo
Erpetogomphus leptophis (Garrison, 1994)Dark-shouldered RingtailInfo
Erpetogomphus ophibolus (Calvert, 1905)Info
Erpetogomphus schausi (Calvert, 1919)Info
Erpetogomphus tristani (Calvert, 1912)Info
Erpetogomphus viperinus (Selys, 1868)Info
Erythemis attala (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Black PondhawkInfo
Erythemis credula (Hagen, 1861)Info
Erythemis haematogastra (Burmeister, 1839)Red PondhawkInfo
Erythemis mithroides (Brauer, 1900)Claret PondhawkInfo
Erythemis peruviana (Rambur, 1842)Flame-tailed PondhawkInfo
Erythemis plebeja (Burmeister, 1839)Pin-tailed PondhawkInfo
Erythemis simplicicollis (Say, 1839)Eastern PondhawkInfo
Erythemis vesiculosa (Fabricius, 1775)Great PondhawkInfo
Erythrodiplax abjecta (Rambur, 1842)Info
Erythrodiplax andagoya (Borror, 1942)Info
Erythrodiplax attenuata (Kirby, 1889)Info
Erythrodiplax basalis (Kirby, 1897)Info
Erythrodiplax basifusca -> Erythrodiplax connataPlateau DragonletInfo
Erythrodiplax berenice (Drury, 1773)Seaside DragonletInfo
Erythrodiplax castanea (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Erythrodiplax connata (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Erythrodiplax fervida (Erichson, 1848)Info
Erythrodiplax funerea (Hagen, 1861)Black-winged DragonletInfo
Erythrodiplax fusca (Rambur, 1842)Red-faced DragonletInfo
Erythrodiplax kimminsi (Borror, 1942)Info
Erythrodiplax lativittata (Borror, 1942)Info
Erythrodiplax laurentia (Borror, 1942)Info
Erythrodiplax ochracea (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Erythrodiplax umbrata (Linnaeus, 1758)Band-winged DragonletInfo
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gynacantha auricularis (Martin, 1909)Info
Gynacantha gracilis (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Gynacantha membranalis (Karsch, 1891)Info
Gynacantha mexicana (Selys, 1868)Bar-sided DarnerInfo
Gynacantha nervosa (Rambur, 1842)Twilight DarnerInfo
Gynacantha tibiata (Karsch, 1891)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hetaerina americana (Fabricius, 1798)American RubyspotInfo
Hetaerina caia (Drury, 1773)Info
Hetaerina caja -> Hetaerina caiaInfo
Hetaerina caja caja (Drury, 1773)Info
Hetaerina capitalis (Selys, 1873)Info
Hetaerina cruentata (Rambur, 1842)Info
Hetaerina fuscoguttata (Selys, 1878)Info
Hetaerina infecta (Calvert, 1901)Info
Hetaerina luteola -> Hetaerina cruentataInfo
Hetaerina majuscula (Selys, 1853)Info
Hetaerina miniata (Selys, 1879)Info
Hetaerina occisa (Hagen In Selys, 1853)Info
Hetaerina pilula (Calvert, 1901)Info
Hetaerina rudis (Calvert, 1901)Guatemalan RubyspotInfo
Hetaerina sempronia (Hagen In Selys, 1853)Info
Hetaerina titia (Drury, 1773)Smoky RubyspotInfo
Hetaerina vulnerata (Hagen In Selys, 1853)Canyon RubyspotInfo
Heteragrion albifrons (Ris, 1918)Info
Heteragrion alienum (Williamson, 1919)Info
Heteragrion atrolineatum (Donnelly, 1992)Info
Heteragrion eboratum (Donnelly, 1965)Info
Heteragrion erythrogastrum (Selys, 1886)Info
Heteragrion majus (Selys, 1886)Info
Heteragrion mitratum (Williamson, 1919)Info
Heteragrion mitratum atroterminatum (Donnelly, 1992)Info
Heteragrion rubrifulvum (Donnelly, 1992)Info
Heteragrion tricellulare (Calvert, 1901)Info
Heteragrion valgum (Donnelly, 1992)Info
Heteropodagrion superbum (Ris, 1918)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Idiataphe amazonica (Kirby, 1889)Info
Idiataphe cubensis (Scudder, 1866)Metallic PennantInfo
Ischnura capreolus (Hagen, 1861)Info
Ischnura denticollis (Burmeister, 1839)Black-fronted ForktailInfo
Ischnura hastata (Say, 1839)Citrine ForktailInfo
Ischnura posita (Hagen, 1861)Fragile ForktailInfo
Ischnura ramburii (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Rambur´s ForktailInfo
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Leptobasis guanacaste (Paulson, 2009)Info
Leptobasis vacillans (Hagen In Selys, 1877)Red-tipped SwampdamselInfo
Lestes alacer (Hagen, 1861)Plateau SpreadwingInfo
Lestes forficula (Rambur, 1842)Rainpool SpreadwingInfo
Lestes henshawi (Calvert, 1907)Info
Lestes sigma (Calvert, 1901)Chalky SpreadwingInfo
Lestes tenuatus (Rambur, 1842)Blue-striped SpreadwingInfo
Lestes tikalus (Kormoondy, 1959)Info
Libellula auripennis (Burmeister, 1839)Golden-winged Skimmer NorthInfo
Libellula croceipennis (Selys, 1868)Neon SkimmerInfo
Libellula foliata (Kirby, 1889)Info
Libellula gaigei (Gloyd, 1938)Info
Libellula herculea (Karsch, 1889)Info
Libellula mariae (Garrison, 1992)Info
Lyriothemis cleis (Brauer, 1868)Info
Lyriothemis meyeri (Selys, 1878)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Macrothemis aurimaculata (Donnelly, 1984)Info
Macrothemis delia (Ris, 1913)Info
Macrothemis hemichlora (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Macrothemis imitans (Karsch, 1890)Ivory-striped SylphInfo
Macrothemis imitans imitans (Karsch, 1890)Info
Macrothemis imitans leucozona (Ris, 1913)Info
Macrothemis inacuta (Calvert, 1898)Straw-colored SylphInfo
Macrothemis inequiunguis (Calvert, 1895)Jade-striped SylphInfo
Macrothemis musiva (Calvert, 1898)Info
Macrothemis pseudimitans (Calvert, 1898)White-tailed SylphInfo
Macrothemis pumila -> Euxoa caeruleaInfo
Macrothemis tessellata (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Mecistogaster amalia (Burmeister, 1839)Amalia HelicopterInfo
Mecistogaster linearis -> Mecistogaster lucretiaInfo
Mecistogaster lucretia (Drury, 1773)Info
Mecistogaster lucretia lucretia (Drury, 1773)Info
Mecistogaster modesta (Selys, 1860)Info
Mecistogaster ornata (Rambur, 1842)Ornate HelicopterInfo
Megaleura coresia ()Info
Megaloprepus caerulatus (Drury, 1782)Info
Metaleptobasis bovilla (Calvert, 1907)Info
Metaleptobasis foreli (Ris, 1918)Info
Miathyria marcella (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Hyacinth GliderInfo
Miathyria simplex (Rambur, 1842)Dwarf GliderInfo
Micrathyria aequalis (Hagen, 1861)Spot-tailed DasherInfo
Micrathyria atra (Martin, 1897)Black DasherInfo
Micrathyria caerulistyla (Donnelly, 1992)Blue-tipped DasherInfo
Micrathyria debilis (Hagen, 1861)Info
Micrathyria dictynna (Ris, 1919)Info
Micrathyria didyma (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Three-striped DasherInfo
Micrathyria dissocians (Calvert, 1906)Caribbean DasherInfo
Micrathyria hagenii (Kirby, 1890)Thornbush DasherInfo
Micrathyria laevigata (Calvert, 1909)Info
Micrathyria mengeri (Ris, 1919)Info
Micrathyria mengeri watsoni -> Euchalcia gerdaInfo
Micrathyria ocellata (Martin, 1897)Info
Micrathyria ocellata quicha -> Euchalcia herrichiInfo
Micrathyria pseudeximia (Westfall, 1992)Info
Micrathyria schumanni (Calvert, 1906)Info
Micrathyria tibialis (Kirby, 1897)Pale-footed DasherInfo
Microstigma rotundatum (Selys, 1860)Info
Miocora peraltica (Calvert, 1917)Info
Miocora subapicalis -> Agrilus amuliusInfo
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nehalennia minuta (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Tropical SpriteInfo
Neocordulia batesi (Selys, 1871)Info
Neocordulia batesi longipollex (Calvert, 1909)Info
Neocordulia campana (May & Knopf, 1988)Info
Neocordulia griphus (May, 1992)Info
Neoerythromma cultellatum (Hagen In Selys, 1876)Caribbean YellowfaceInfo
Neoneura amelia (Calvert, 1903)Amelia´s ThreadtailInfo
Neoneura esthera (Williamson, 1917)Info
Neoneura paya (Calvert, 1907)Info
Nephepeltia chalconota (Ris, 1919)Info
Nephepeltia leonardina (Rácenis, 1953)Info
Nephepeltia phryne (Perty, 1834)Info
Nesoxenia lineata (Selys, 1868)Info
Neuraeschna maya (Belle, 1989)Info
Neurothemis terminata terminata (Ris, 1911)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oligoclada heliophila (Borror, 1931)Info
Oligoclada sylvia (Kirby, 1889)Info
Oligoclada umbricola (Borror, 1931)Info
Oplonaeschna armata (Hagen, 1861)Riffle DarnerInfo
Orthemis ambinigra (Calvert, 1909)Info
Orthemis biolleyi (Calvert, 1906)Yellow-lined SkimmerInfo
Orthemis cultriformis (Calvert, 1899)Info
Orthemis discolor -> Orthemis ferrugineaCarmine SkimmerInfo
Orthemis ferruginea (Fabricius, 1775)Roseate SkimmerInfo
Orthemis levis (Calvert, 1906)Info
Orthetrum glaucum (Brauer, 1865)Blue Marsh HawkInfo
Orthetrum pruinosum clelia (Selys, 1878)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Palaemnema angelina (Selys, 1860)Info
Palaemnema baltodanoi (Brooks, 1989)Cacao ShadowdamselInfo
Palaemnema bilobulata (Donnelly, 1992)Info
Palaemnema brucei (Calvert, 1931)Info
Palaemnema chiriquita (Calvert, 1931)Chiriquita ShadowdamselInfo
Palaemnema collaris (Donnelly, 1992)Info
Palaemnema cyclohamulata (Donnelly, 1992)Info
Palaemnema dentata (Donnelly, 1992)Info
Palaemnema desiderata (Selys, 1886)Info
Palaemnema distadens (Calvert, 1931)Info
Palaemnema domina (Calvert, 1903)Desert ShadowdamselInfo
Palaemnema gigantula (Calvert, 1931)Elongate ShadowdamselInfo
Palaemnema joanetta (Kennedy, 1940)Info
Palaemnema melanota (Ris, 1918)Black-backed ShadowdamselInfo
Palaemnema melanura (Donnelly, 1992)Info
Palaemnema mutans (Calvert, 1931)Info
Palaemnema nathalia (Selys, 1886)Info
Palaemnema paulina (Drury, 1773)Info
Palaemnema paulirica (Calvert, 1931)Info
Palaemnema reventazoni (Calvert, 1931)Reventazí³n ShadowdamselInfo
Palaemnema spinulata (Donnelly, 1992)Info
Paltothemis lineatipes (Karsch, 1890)Red Rock SkimmerInfo
Pantala flavescens (Fabricius, 1798)Wandering GliderInfo
Pantala hymenaea (Say, 1840)Spot-winged GliderInfo
Paraphlebia abrogata -> Paraphlebia quintaInfo
Paraphlebia hyalina (Brauer, 1871)Info
Paraphlebia quinta (Calvert, 1901)Info
Perigomphus pallidistylus (Belle, 1972)PegtailInfo
Perissolestes magdalenae (Williamson & Williamson, 1924)Info
Perissolestes remotus (Williamson & Williamson, 1924)Info
Perithemis domitia (Drury, 1773)Slough AmberwingInfo
Perithemis electra (Ris, 1930)Golden AmberwingInfo
Perithemis mooma (Kirby, 1889)Info
Philogenia augusti (Calvert, 1924)Info
Philogenia carrillica (Calvert, 1907)Info
Philogenia championi (Calvert, 1901)Info
Philogenia leonora (Westfall & Cumming, 1956)Info
Philogenia strigilis (Donnelly, 1989)Info
Philogenia terraba (Calvert, 1907)Info
Philogenia zeteki (Westfall & Cumming, 1956)Info
Phyllocycla volsella (Calvert, 1905)Info
Phyllogomphoides bifasciatus (Hagen In Selys, 1878)Info
Phyllogomphoides duodentatus (Donnelly, 1979)Info
Planiplax sanguiniventris (Calvert, 1907)Mexican Scarlet-tailInfo
Progomphus anomalus (Belle, 1973)Info
Progomphus clendoni (Calvert, 1905)Info
Progomphus longistigma (Ris, 1918)Info
Progomphus mexicanus (Belle, 1973)Info
Progomphus obscurus (Rambur, 1842)Common SanddragonInfo
Progomphus pygmaeus (Selys, 1873)Info
Progomphus risi (Williamson, 1920)Ris´s SanddragonInfo
Progomphus zonatus (Hagen In Selys, 1854)Info
Protoneura amatoria (Calvert, 1907)Info
Protoneura aurantiaca (Selys, 1886)Info
Protoneura capillaris (Rambur, 1842)Black-fronted ThreadtailInfo
Protoneura cupida (Calvert, 1903)Info
Protoneura paucinervis (Selys, 1886)Info
Protoneura sulfurata (Donnelly, 1989)Sulphury ThreadtailInfo
Psaironeura remissa (Calvert, 1903)Info
Psaironeura selvatica (Esquivel, 1993)Info
Pseudoleon superbus (Hagen, 1861)Filigree SkimmerInfo
Pseudostigma aberrans (Selys, 1860)Info
Pseudostigma accedens (Selys, 1860)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Raphismia bispina (Hagen, 1867)Spinychested percherInfo
Remartinia luteipennis (Burmeister, 1839)Malachite DarnerInfo
Remartinia secreta (Calvert, 1952)Info
Rhionaeschna bonariensis (Rambur, 1842)Info
Rhionaeschna cornigera (Brauer, 1865)Info
Rhionaeschna jalapensis (Williamson, 1908)Info
Rhionaeschna multicolor (Hagen, 1861)Blue-eyed DarnerInfo
Rhionaeschna psilus (Calvert, 1947)Turquoise-tipped DarnerInfo
Rhodopygia hinei (Calvert, 1907)Info
Rhyothemis phyllis phyllis (Sulzer, 1776)Info
Rhyothemis regia exul (Ris, 1913)Info
Rhyothemis regia regia (Brauer, 1867)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Staurophlebia reticulata (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Stylurus intricatus (Selys, 1858)Brimstone ClubtailInfo
Sympetrum gilvum (Selys, 1884)Info
Sympetrum illotum (Hagen, 1861)Cardinal meadowhawkInfo
Sympetrum illotum gilvum -> Sympetrum gilvumInfo
Sympetrum illotum virgulum (Selys, 1884)Info
Sympetrum nigrocreatum (Calvert, 1920)Talamanca meadowhawkInfo
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tauriphila argo (Hagen, 1869)Arch-tipped GliderInfo
Tauriphila australis (Hagen, 1867)Garnet GliderInfo
Tauriphila azteca (Calvert, 1906)Aztec GliderInfo
Telebasis aurea (M.l. May, 1992)Info
Telebasis boomsmae (Garrison, 1994)Info
Telebasis digiticollis (Calvert, 1902)Info
Telebasis filiola (Perty, 1834)Info
Telebasis garleppi (Ris, 1918)Info
Telebasis griffinii (Martin, 1896)Info
Telebasis isthmica (Calvert, 1902)Info
Telebasis salva (Hagen, 1861)Desert FiretailInfo
Thaumatoneura inopinata (Mclachlan, 1897)Info
Thermochoria equivocata (Kirby, 1889)Info
Tholymis citrina (Hagen, 1867)Evening SkimmerInfo
Tramea binotata (Rambur, 1842)Sooty SaddlebagInfo
Tramea calverti (Muttkowski, 1910)Striped SaddlebagsInfo
Tramea cophysa (Hagen, 1867)Info
Tramea onusta (Hagen, 1861)Red SaddlebagsInfo
Triacanthagyna caribbea (Williamson, 1923)Caribbean DarnerInfo
Triacanthagyna ditzleri (Williamson, 1923)Info
Triacanthagyna obscuripennis (Blanchard, 1847)Info
Triacanthagyna satyrus (Martin, 1909)Info
Triacanthagyna septima (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Pale-green DarnerInfo
Triacanthagyna trifida (Rambur, 1842)Phantom DarnerInfo
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Uracis fastigiata (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Uracis imbuta (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Uracis turrialba (Ris, 1919)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zenithoptera americana (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Zenithoptera fasciata -> Zenithoptera americanaRainforest BluewingInfo
Zenithoptera viola (Ris, 1910)Info
Zyxomma petiolatum (Rambur, 1842)Long-tailed DuskdarterInfo
401 Species in Odonata for Central America 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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