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Distribution path and Subregions of Guatemala (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America - Guatemala
Taxonomy for Odonata (Dragonflies) in Guatemala
Class
Guatemala
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 387 families, 3635 genera, 10067 species
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Subclass
Guatemala
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 385 families, 3633 genera, 10065 species
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Infraclass
Guatemala
Palaeoptera (Crampton, 1915) (Ancient winged insects)
 20 families, 94 genera, 244 species
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Superorder
Guatemala
Odonatoptera (Martynov, 1932)
 12 families, 62 genera, 174 species
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Order
Guatemala
Odonata (Fabricius, 1793) (Dragonflies) - Systematics
 12 families, 62 genera, 174 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
Guatemala
    Epiprocta (Lohmann, 1996)
     3 families, 36 genera, 96 species
Suborder
Guatemala
    Zygoptera (Selys, 1854) (Damselflies)
     9 families, 26 genera, 78 species
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Family overview for Odonata (Dragonflies) in Guatemala
Aeshnidae (Rambur, 1842) - 16 SpeciesDarners
Amphipterygidae (Selys, 1853) - 1 Species
Calopterygidae (Selys, 1850) - 10 SpeciesDemoiselles
Coenagrionidae (Kirby, 1890) - 45 SpeciesPond damselflies
Gomphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 15 SpeciesClubtails
Lestidae (Calvert, 1901) - 5 SpeciesSpreadwings
Libellulidae (Rambur, 1842) - 65 SpeciesSkimmers
Megapodagrionidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 6 SpeciesFlatwings
Perilestidae (Tillyard & Fraser, 1938) - 1 SpeciesShortwings
Platystictidae (Laidlaw, 1924) - 4 SpeciesShadowdamsels
Polythoridae (Munz, 1919) - 1 SpeciesBannerwings
Pseudostigmatidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 5 SpeciesForest giants
12 Families with 174 Species in Guatemala


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Species overview - Checklist for Odonata in Guatemala
Species with ANext  
Acanthagrion quadratum (Selys, 1876)Mexican WedgetailInfo
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)Williamsonīs darnerInfo
Amphipteryx agrioides (Selys, 1853)Montane Relict DamselInfo
Anatya guttata (Erichson, 1848)Info
Anax amazili (Burmeister, 1839)Amazon 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 protracta (Hagen In Selys, 1859)Narrow-striped ForceptailInfo
Aphylla theodorina (Navas, 1933)Ringed ForceptailInfo
Argia cuprea (Hagen, 1861)Coppery DancerInfo
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 indicatrix (Calvert, 1902)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 pulla (Hagen In Selys, 1865)Info
Argia tezpi (Calvert, 1902)Tezpi DancerInfo
Argia translata (Hagen In Selys, 1865)Dusky DancerInfo
Argia ulmeca (Calvert, 1902)Info
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Brachymesia furcata (Hagen, 1861)Red-tailed PennantInfo
Brechmorhoga nubecula (Rambur, 1842)Info
Brechmorhoga pertinax (Hagen, 1861)Masked ClubskimmerInfo
Brechmorhoga praecox (Hagen, 1861)Slender ClubskimmerInfo
Brechmorhoga rapax (Calvert, 1898)Info
Brechmorhoga vivax (Calvert, 1906)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cannaphila insularis funerea (Carpenter, 1897)Info
Cannaphila vibex (Hagen, 1861)Info
Chrysobasis lucifer (Donnelly, 1967)Lucifer DamselInfo
Cora marina (Selys, 1868)Info
Coryphaeschna ingens (Rambur, 1842)Regal DarnerInfo
Species with DBack  Next  Top
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
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 clavatus (Belle, 1980)Guatemalan KnobtailInfo
Epigomphus subobtusus (Selys, 1878)Info
Erpetogomphus constrictor (Ris, 1918)Knob-tipped RingtailInfo
Erpetogomphus elaps (Selys, 1858)Straight-tipped RingtailInfo
Erpetogomphus eutainia (Calvert, 1905)Blue-faced RingtailInfo
Erpetogomphus ophibolus (Calvert, 1905)Info
Erpetogomphus viperinus (Selys, 1868)Info
Erythemis attala (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Black PondhawkInfo
Erythemis peruviana (Rambur, 1842)Flame-tailed PondhawkInfo
Erythemis plebeja (Burmeister, 1839)Pin-tailed PondhawkInfo
Erythemis vesiculosa (Fabricius, 1775)Great PondhawkInfo
Erythrodiplax abjecta (Rambur, 1842)Info
Erythrodiplax berenice (Drury, 1773)Seaside DragonletInfo
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 ochracea (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Erythrodiplax umbrata (Linnaeus, 1758)Band-winged DragonletInfo
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Gynacantha nervosa (Rambur, 1842)Twilight DarnerInfo
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Hetaerina americana (Fabricius, 1798)American RubyspotInfo
Hetaerina capitalis (Selys, 1873)Info
Hetaerina cruentata (Rambur, 1842)Info
Hetaerina infecta (Calvert, 1901)Info
Hetaerina luteola -> Hetaerina cruentataInfo
Hetaerina occisa (Hagen In Selys, 1853)Info
Hetaerina pilula (Calvert, 1901)Info
Hetaerina rudis (Calvert, 1901)Guatemalan RubyspotInfo
Hetaerina titia (Drury, 1773)Smoky RubyspotInfo
Hetaerina vulnerata (Hagen In Selys, 1853)Canyon RubyspotInfo
Heteragrion alienum (Williamson, 1919)Info
Heteragrion eboratum (Donnelly, 1965)Info
Heteragrion tricellulare (Calvert, 1901)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
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)Ramburīs ForktailInfo
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Leptobasis vacillans (Hagen In Selys, 1877)Red-tipped SwampdamselInfo
Lestes alacer (Hagen, 1861)Plateau SpreadwingInfo
Lestes forficula (Rambur, 1842)Rainpool SpreadwingInfo
Lestes sigma (Calvert, 1901)Chalky SpreadwingInfo
Lestes tenuatus (Rambur, 1842)Blue-striped SpreadwingInfo
Lestes tikalus (Kormoondy, 1959)Info
Libellula croceipennis (Selys, 1868)Neon SkimmerInfo
Libellula foliata (Kirby, 1889)Info
Libellula herculea (Karsch, 1889)Info
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Macrothemis aurimaculata (Donnelly, 1984)Info
Macrothemis delia (Ris, 1913)Info
Macrothemis hemichlora (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Macrothemis inacuta (Calvert, 1898)Straw-colored SylphInfo
Macrothemis inequiunguis (Calvert, 1895)Jade-striped SylphInfo
Macrothemis pseudimitans (Calvert, 1898)White-tailed SylphInfo
Mecistogaster modesta (Selys, 1860)Info
Mecistogaster ornata (Rambur, 1842)Ornate HelicopterInfo
Megaloprepus caerulatus (Drury, 1782)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 debilis (Hagen, 1861)Info
Micrathyria didyma (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Three-striped DasherInfo
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
Microstigma rotundatum (Selys, 1860)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nehalennia minuta (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Tropical SpriteInfo
Neoerythromma cultellatum (Hagen In Selys, 1876)Caribbean YellowfaceInfo
Neoneura amelia (Calvert, 1903)Ameliaīs ThreadtailInfo
Neoneura paya (Calvert, 1907)Info
Nephepeltia chalconota (Ris, 1919)Info
Nephepeltia phryne (Perty, 1834)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oligoclada umbricola (Borror, 1931)Info
Oplonaeschna armata (Hagen, 1861)Riffle DarnerInfo
Orthemis ferruginea (Fabricius, 1775)Roseate SkimmerInfo
Orthemis levis (Calvert, 1906)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Palaemnema angelina (Selys, 1860)Info
Palaemnema domina (Calvert, 1903)Desert ShadowdamselInfo
Palaemnema nathalia (Selys, 1886)Info
Palaemnema paulina (Drury, 1773)Info
Paltothemis lineatipes (Karsch, 1890)Red Rock SkimmerInfo
Paraphlebia abrogata -> Paraphlebia quintaInfo
Paraphlebia hyalina (Brauer, 1871)Info
Paraphlebia quinta (Calvert, 1901)Info
Perissolestes magdalenae (Williamson & Williamson, 1924)Info
Phyllocycla volsella (Calvert, 1905)Info
Planiplax sanguiniventris (Calvert, 1907)Mexican Scarlet-tailInfo
Progomphus clendoni (Calvert, 1905)Info
Progomphus obscurus (Rambur, 1842)Common SanddragonInfo
Progomphus pygmaeus (Selys, 1873)Info
Progomphus risi (Williamson, 1920)Risīs SanddragonInfo
Progomphus zonatus (Hagen In Selys, 1854)Info
Protoneura cupida (Calvert, 1903)Info
Protoneura paucinervis (Selys, 1886)Info
Psaironeura remissa (Calvert, 1903)Info
Pseudoleon superbus (Hagen, 1861)Filigree SkimmerInfo
Pseudostigma aberrans (Selys, 1860)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Remartinia secreta (Calvert, 1952)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
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sympetrum gilvum (Selys, 1884)Info
Sympetrum illotum (Hagen, 1861)Cardinal meadowhawkInfo
Sympetrum illotum gilvum -> Sympetrum gilvumInfo
Sympetrum illotum virgulum (Selys, 1884)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tauriphila argo (Hagen, 1869)Arch-tipped GliderInfo
Tauriphila australis (Hagen, 1867)Garnet GliderInfo
Telebasis digiticollis (Calvert, 1902)Info
Telebasis filiola (Perty, 1834)Info
Telebasis griffinii (Martin, 1896)Info
Telebasis salva (Hagen, 1861)Desert FiretailInfo
Tramea binotata (Rambur, 1842)Sooty SaddlebagInfo
Tramea calverti (Muttkowski, 1910)Striped SaddlebagsInfo
Triacanthagyna septima (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Pale-green DarnerInfo
Species with UBack  Top
Uracis fastigiata (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Uracis imbuta (Burmeister, 1839)Info
174 Species in Odonata for Guatemala 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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