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Distribution path and Subregions of Guyana (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - South America - Guyana
Taxonomy for Odonata (Dragonflies) in Guyana
Class
Guyana
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 273 families, 2104 genera, 4897 species
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Subclass
Guyana
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 273 families, 2104 genera, 4897 species
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Infraclass
Guyana
Palaeoptera (Crampton, 1915) (Ancient winged insects)
 13 families, 71 genera, 169 species
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Superorder
Guyana
Odonatoptera (Martynov, 1932)
 12 families, 70 genera, 168 species
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Order
Guyana
Odonata (Fabricius, 1793) (Dragonflies) - Systematics
 12 families, 70 genera, 168 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
Guyana
    Epiprocta (Lohmann, 1996)
     3 families, 42 genera, 103 species
Suborder
Guyana
    Zygoptera (Selys, 1854) (Damselflies)
     9 families, 28 genera, 65 species
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Family overview for Odonata (Dragonflies) in Guyana
Aeshnidae (Rambur, 1842) - 8 SpeciesDarners
Amphipterygidae (Selys, 1853) - 1 Species
Calopterygidae (Selys, 1850) - 8 SpeciesDemoiselles
Coenagrionidae (Kirby, 1890) - 40 SpeciesPond damselflies
Dicteriadidae (Selys, 1853) - 1 SpeciesBarelegs
Gomphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 11 SpeciesClubtails
Lestidae (Calvert, 1901) - 2 SpeciesSpreadwings
Libellulidae (Rambur, 1842) - 84 SpeciesSkimmers
Megapodagrionidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 3 SpeciesFlatwings
Polythoridae (Munz, 1919) - 1 SpeciesBannerwings
Protoneuridae (Tillyard, 1917) - 4 SpeciesThreadtails
Pseudostigmatidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 5 SpeciesForest giants
12 Families with 168 Species in Guyana


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Species overview - Checklist for Odonata in Guyana
Species with ANext  
Acanthagrion abunae (Leonard, 1977)Info
Acanthagrion adustum (Williamson, 1916)Info
Acanthagrion apicale (Selys, 1876)Info
Acanthagrion ascendens (Calvert, 1909)Info
Acanthagrion chacoense (Calvert, 1909)Info
Acanthagrion egleri (Santos, 1961)Info
Acanthagrion fluviatile (De Marmels, 1984)Info
Acanthagrion indefensum (Williamson, 1916)Info
Acanthagrion minutum (Leonard, 1977)Info
Acanthagrion truncatum (Selys, 1876)Info
Aeolagrion dorsale (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Anatya guttata (Erichson, 1848)Info
Anax amazili (Burmeister, 1839)Amazon DarnerInfo
Aphylla alia (Calvert, 1948)Info
Aphylla dentata (Selys, 1859)Info
Aphylla producta (Selys, 1854)Info
Argia fumigata (Hagen In Selys, 1865)Info
Argia insipida (Hagen In Selys, 1865)Info
Argia oculata (Hagen In Selys, 1865)Info
Argia pulla (Hagen In Selys, 1865)Info
Argia sedula (Hagen, 1861)Blue-ringed DancerInfo
Argia translata (Hagen In Selys, 1865)Dusky DancerInfo
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Brachymesia furcata (Hagen, 1861)Red-tailed PennantInfo
Brachymesia herbida (Gundlach, 1889)Tawny PennantInfo
Brechmorhoga praedatrix (Calvert, 1909)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cacoides latro (Erichson, 1848)Info
Coryphaeschna viriditas (Calvert, 1952)Mangrove DarnerInfo
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dasythemis essequiba (Ris, 1919)Info
Desmogomphus tigrivensis (Williamson, 1920)Info
Diastatops estherae (Montgomery, 1940)Info
Diastatops obscura (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Diastatops pullata (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Dimeragrion percubitale (Calvert, 1913)Info
Dythemis multipunctata multipunctata (Kirby, 1894)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Elasmothemis cannacrioides (Calvert, 1906)Info
Elasmothemis williamsoni (Ris, 1919)Info
Elga leptostyla (Ris, 1911)Info
Enallagma novaehispaniae (Calvert, 1907)Neotropical BluetInfo
Epipleoneura capilliformis (Selys, 1886)Info
Epipleoneura lamina (Williamson, 1915)Info
Epipleoneura spatulata (Rácenis, 1960)Info
Epipleoneura venezuelensis (Rácenis, 1955)Info
Erythemis attala (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Black PondhawkInfo
Erythemis credula (Hagen, 1861)Info
Erythemis haematogastra (Burmeister, 1839)Red PondhawkInfo
Erythemis peruviana (Rambur, 1842)Flame-tailed PondhawkInfo
Erythemis plebeja (Burmeister, 1839)Pin-tailed PondhawkInfo
Erythemis vesiculosa (Fabricius, 1775)Great PondhawkInfo
Erythrodiplax amazonica (Sjöstedt, 1918)Info
Erythrodiplax basalis (Kirby, 1897)Info
Erythrodiplax castanea (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Erythrodiplax erratica (Erichson, 1848)Info
Erythrodiplax famula (Erichson, 1848)Info
Erythrodiplax fervida (Erichson, 1848)Info
Erythrodiplax fulva (Borror, 1957)Info
Erythrodiplax fusca (Rambur, 1842)Red-faced DragonletInfo
Erythrodiplax laurentia (Borror, 1942)Info
Erythrodiplax longitudinalis (Ris, 1919)Info
Erythrodiplax maculosa (Rambur, 1842)Info
Erythrodiplax ochracea (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Erythrodiplax paraguayensis (Förster, 1905)Info
Erythrodiplax transversa (Borror, 1957)Info
Erythrodiplax umbrata (Linnaeus, 1758)Band-winged DragonletInfo
Erythrodiplax unimaculata (De Geer, 1773)Info
Erythrodiplax venusta -> Erythrodiplax erraticaInfo
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Fylgia amazonica amazonica (Kirby, 1889)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gynacantha interioris (Williamson, 1923)Info
Gynacantha nervosa (Rambur, 1842)Twilight DarnerInfo
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Heliocharis amazona (Selys, 1853)Info
Hetaerina caia dominula (Hagen In Selys, 1853)Info
Hetaerina caja dominula -> Hetaerina caia dominulaInfo
Hetaerina laesa (Hagen In Selys, 1853)Info
Hetaerina moribunda (Hagen In Selys, 1853)Info
Hetaerina sanguinea (Selys, 1853)Info
Hetaerina westfalli (Rácenis, 1968)Info
Heteragrion ictericum (Williamson, 1919)Info
Homeoura chelifera (Selys, 1876)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Idiataphe amazonica (Kirby, 1889)Info
Idiataphe batesi (Ris, 1913)Info
Idiataphe longipes (Hagen, 1861)Info
Iridictyon trebbaui (Rácenis, 1968)White-banded ShinywingInfo
Ischnura capreolus (Hagen, 1861)Info
Ischnura fluviatilis (Selys, 1876)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Leptagrion aculeatum (Santos, 1965)Info
Leptobasis vacillans (Hagen In Selys, 1877)Red-tipped SwampdamselInfo
Lestes forficula (Rambur, 1842)Rainpool SpreadwingInfo
Lestes minutus (Selys, 1862)Info
Libellula herculea (Karsch, 1889)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Macrothemis flavescens (Kirby, 1897)Info
Macrothemis musiva (Calvert, 1898)Info
Macrothemis rupicola (Rácenis, 1957)Info
Mecistogaster amalia (Burmeister, 1839)Amalia HelicopterInfo
Mecistogaster linearis -> Mecistogaster lucretiaInfo
Mecistogaster lucretia (Drury, 1773)Info
Mecistogaster lucretia lucretia (Drury, 1773)Info
Mecistogaster ornata (Rambur, 1842)Ornate HelicopterInfo
Metaleptobasis bicornis (Selys, 1877)Info
Metaleptobasis mauritia -> Euxoa homicidaInfo
Miathyria marcella (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Hyacinth GliderInfo
Miathyria simplex (Rambur, 1842)Dwarf GliderInfo
Micrathyria aequalis (Hagen, 1861)Spot-tailed DasherInfo
Micrathyria artemis (Ris, 1911)Artemis DasherInfo
Micrathyria atra (Martin, 1897)Black DasherInfo
Micrathyria catenata (Calvert, 1909)Info
Micrathyria ocellata dentiens -> Euchalcia herrichiInfo
Micrathyria pseudeximia (Westfall, 1992)Info
Micrathyria spinifera (Calvert, 1909)Info
Micrathyria spuria (Selys, 1900)Info
Micrathyria tibialis (Kirby, 1897)Pale-footed DasherInfo
Micrathyria venezuelae (De Marmels, 1989)Info
Misagria bimacula (Kimmins, 1943)Info
Misagria calverti (Geijskes, 1951)Info
Mnesarete cupraea (Selys, 1853)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nehalennia minuta (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Tropical SpriteInfo
Neoneura bilinearis (Selys, 1860)Info
Neoneura gaida -> Agrilus aurantioguttatusInfo
Neoneura joana (Williamson, 1917)Info
Neoneura mariana (Williamson, 1917)Info
Neoneura myrthea (Williamson, 1917)Info
Neoneura sylvatica (Hagen In Selys, 1886)Info
Nephepeltia phryne (Perty, 1834)Info
Neuraeschna costalis (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oligoclada abbreviata (Rambur, 1842)Info
Oligoclada abbreviata abbreviata (Rambur, 1842)Info
Oligoclada amphinome (Ris, 1919)Info
Oligoclada pachystigma (Karsch, 1890)Info
Oligoclada raineyi -> Oligoclada abbreviataInfo
Oligoclada rhea (Ris, 1911)Info
Oligoclada sylvia (Kirby, 1889)Info
Orthemis aequilibris (Calvert, 1909)Info
Orthemis biolleyi (Calvert, 1906)Yellow-lined SkimmerInfo
Orthemis concolor (Ris, 1919)Concolored SkimmerInfo
Oxystigma cyanofrons (Williamson, 1919)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pantala flavescens (Fabricius, 1798)Wandering GliderInfo
Phoenicagrion flammeum (Selys, 1876)Info
Phyllocycla bartica (Calvert, 1948)Info
Phyllocycla modesta (Belle, 1970)Info
Phyllocycla volsella (Calvert, 1905)Info
Phyllogomphoides fuliginosus (Hagen In Selys, 1854)Info
Planiplax phoenicura (Ris, 1912)Info
Planiplax sanguiniventris (Calvert, 1907)Mexican Scarlet-tailInfo
Polythore picta (Rambur, 1842)Info
Progomphus pygmaeus (Selys, 1873)Info
Protoneura amatoria (Calvert, 1907)Info
Protoneura tenuis (Selys, 1860)Scarlet-backed ThreadtailInfo
Psaironeura cerasina -> Psaironeura tenuissimaInfo
Psaironeura tenuissima (Selys, 1886)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhionaeschna psilus (Calvert, 1947)Turquoise-tipped DarnerInfo
Rhodopygia cardinalis (Erichson, 1848)Cardinal RedskimmerInfo
Rhodopygia geijskesi (Belle, 1964)Info
Rimanella arcana (Needham, 1933)Pantepui Relict DamselInfo
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Staurophlebia reticulata (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tauriphila australis (Hagen, 1867)Garnet GliderInfo
Telebasis carminita (Calvert, 1909)Info
Telebasis corallina (Selys, 1876)Info
Tramea abdominalis (Rambur, 1842)Vermillion SaddlebagsInfo
Tramea binotata (Rambur, 1842)Sooty SaddlebagInfo
Tramea calverti (Muttkowski, 1910)Striped SaddlebagsInfo
Tramea rustica (De Marmels & Racenis, 1982)Info
Triacanthagyna septima (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Pale-green DarnerInfo
Tuberculobasis yanomami (De Marmels, 1992)Info
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Uracis fastigiata (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Uracis imbuta (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Uracis ovipositrix (Calvert, 1909)Info
Species with YBack  Next  Top
Ypirangathemis calverti (Santos, 1945)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zenithoptera americana (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Zenithoptera viola (Ris, 1910)Info
Zonophora calippus (Selys, 1869)Info
168 Species in Odonata for Guyana 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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