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Distribution path and Subregions of Dominican Republic (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Caribbean - Caribbean islands - Antilles - Greater Antilles - Dominican Republic
Taxonomy for Odonata (Dragonflies) in Dominican Republic
Class
Dominican Republic
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 313 families, 1509 genera, 3303 species
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Subclass
Dominican Republic
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 309 families, 1499 genera, 3290 species
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Infraclass
Dominican Republic
Palaeoptera (Crampton, 1915) (Ancient winged insects)
 8 families, 36 genera, 64 species
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Superorder
Dominican Republic
Odonatoptera (Martynov, 1932)
 7 families, 34 genera, 60 species
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Order
Dominican Republic
Odonata (Fabricius, 1793) (Dragonflies) - Systematics
 7 families, 34 genera, 60 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
Dominican Republic
    Epiprocta (Lohmann, 1996)
     3 families, 23 genera, 38 species
Suborder
Dominican Republic
    Zygoptera (Selys, 1854) (Damselflies)
     4 families, 11 genera, 22 species
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Family overview for Odonata (Dragonflies) in Dominican Republic
Aeshnidae (Rambur, 1842) - 5 SpeciesDarners
Coenagrionidae (Kirby, 1890) - 17 SpeciesPond damselflies
Gomphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 4 SpeciesClubtails
Lestidae (Calvert, 1901) - 3 SpeciesSpreadwings
Libellulidae (Rambur, 1842) - 29 SpeciesSkimmers
Megapodagrionidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 1 SpeciesFlatwings
Synlestidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 1 SpeciesSylphs
7 Families with 60 Species in Dominican Republic


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Species overview - Checklist for Odonata in Dominican Republic
Species with ANext  
Aeshna psilus -> Epicauta waterhouseiTurquoise-tipped DarnerInfo
Aphylla caraiba (Selys, 1854)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Brachymesia furcata (Hagen, 1861)Red-tailed PennantInfo
Brachymesia herbida (Gundlach, 1889)Tawny PennantInfo
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cannaphila insularis (Kirby, 1889)Gray-waisted SkimmerInfo
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Diceratobasis melanogaster (Garrison, 1986)Hispaniolan Bromeliad DamselInfo
Diceratobasis worki (G. O. Poinar Jr, 1996)Info
Dythemis rufinervis (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Enallagma civile (Hagen, 1861)Familiar BluetInfo
Enallagma coecum (Hagen, 1861)Purple BluetInfo
Erythemis plebeja (Burmeister, 1839)Pin-tailed PondhawkInfo
Erythemis simplicicollis (Say, 1839)Eastern PondhawkInfo
Erythemis vesiculosa (Fabricius, 1775)Great PondhawkInfo
Erythrodiplax berenice (Drury, 1773)Seaside DragonletInfo
Erythrodiplax fervida (Erichson, 1848)Info
Erythrodiplax justiniana (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Info
Erythrodiplax umbrata (Linnaeus, 1758)Band-winged DragonletInfo
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gynacantha nervosa (Rambur, 1842)Twilight DarnerInfo
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hypolestes trinitatis (Gundlach, 1888)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
Ischnura velteni (G. Bechly, 2000)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Leptobasis vacillans (Hagen In Selys, 1877)Red-tipped SwampdamselInfo
Lestes forficula (Rambur, 1842)Rainpool SpreadwingInfo
Lestes scalaris (Gundlach, 1888)Info
Lestes spumarius (Hagen In Selys, 1862)Antillean SpreadwingInfo
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Macrothemis celeno (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Antillean SylphInfo
Miathyria marcella (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Hyacinth GliderInfo
Micrathyria aequalis (Hagen, 1861)Spot-tailed DasherInfo
Micrathyria didyma (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Three-striped DasherInfo
Micrathyria dissocians (Calvert, 1906)Caribbean DasherInfo
Micrathyria hagenii (Kirby, 1890)Thornbush DasherInfo
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nehalennia minuta (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Tropical SpriteInfo
Neoerythromma cultellatum (Hagen In Selys, 1876)Caribbean YellowfaceInfo
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Orthemis ferruginea (Fabricius, 1775)Roseate SkimmerInfo
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pantala flavescens (Fabricius, 1798)Wandering GliderInfo
Perithemis domitia (Drury, 1773)Slough AmberwingInfo
Phylolestes ethelae (Christiansen, 1947)Hispaniolan MalachiteInfo
Progomphus serenus (Hagen In Selys, 1878)Hispaniolan SanddragonInfo
Progomphus tennesseni (Daigle, 1996)Bristle-tipped SanddragonInfo
Progomphus zephyrus (Needham, 1941)Elusive SanddragonInfo
Protoneura cupida (Calvert, 1903)Info
Protoneura dunklei (Daigle, 1990)Info
Protoneura sanguinipes (Westfall, 1987)Red-legged ThreadtailInfo
Protoneura viridis (Westfall, 1964)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhionaeschna psilus (Calvert, 1947)Turquoise-tipped DarnerInfo
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Scapanea frontalis (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Sympetrum illotum (Hagen, 1861)Cardinal meadowhawkInfo
Species with TBack  Top
Tauriphila australis (Hagen, 1867)Garnet GliderInfo
Telebasis dominicana (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Info
Telebasis vulnerata (Hagen, 1861)Info
Tholymis citrina (Hagen, 1867)Evening SkimmerInfo
Tramea abdominalis (Rambur, 1842)Vermillion SaddlebagsInfo
Tramea binotata (Rambur, 1842)Sooty SaddlebagInfo
Tramea calverti (Muttkowski, 1910)Striped SaddlebagsInfo
Tramea insularis (Hagen, 1861)Antillean SaddlebagsInfo
Triacanthagyna septima (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Pale-green DarnerInfo
Triacanthagyna trifida (Rambur, 1842)Phantom DarnerInfo
60 Species in Odonata for Dominican 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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