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Distribution path and Subregions of India (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - South Asia - India
Subregions: East India (Bihar, West Bengal), North India (Jammu and Kashmir), Northeast India (Assam, Sikkim), South India, West India (Western Ghats)
Taxonomy for Odonata (Dragonflies) in India
Class
India
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 570 families, 9501 genera, 39584 species
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Subclass
India
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 562 families, 9467 genera, 39537 species
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Infraclass
India
Palaeoptera (Crampton, 1915) (Ancient winged insects)
 26 families, 163 genera, 600 species
Tree
Superorder
India
Odonatoptera (Martynov, 1932)
 19 families, 155 genera, 591 species
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Order
India
Odonata (Fabricius, 1793) (Dragonflies) - Systematics
 19 families, 155 genera, 591 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
India
    Epiprocta (Lohmann, 1996)
     7 families, 96 genera, 346 species
Suborder
India
    Zygoptera (Selys, 1854) (Damselflies)
     11 families, 58 genera, 244 species
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Family overview for Odonata (Dragonflies) in India
Aeshnidae (Rambur, 1842) - 53 SpeciesDarners
Calopterygidae (Selys, 1850) - 13 SpeciesDemoiselles
Chlorocyphidae (Cowley, 1937) - 27 SpeciesJewels
Chlorogomphidae (Needham, 1903) - 12 Species
Coenagrionidae (Kirby, 1890) - 70 SpeciesPond damselflies
Cordulegastridae (Calvert, 1893) - 11 SpeciesFlying adder
Corduliidae (Selys-longchamps, 1850) - 40 SpeciesBoghaunters
Diphlebiidae (Davies & Tobin, 1984) - 1 SpeciesAzure damselflies
Epiophlebiidae (Muttkowski, 1911) - 1 Species
Euphaeidae (Jacobson & Bianchi, 1905) - 21 SpeciesGossamerwings
Gomphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 95 SpeciesClubtails
Lestidae (Calvert, 1901) - 38 SpeciesSpreadwings
Libellulidae (Rambur, 1842) - 134 SpeciesSkimmers
Megapodagrionidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 1 SpeciesFlatwings
Platycnemididae (Tillyard, 1917) - 29 SpeciesWhite-legged damselflies
Platystictidae (Laidlaw, 1924) - 13 SpeciesShadowdamsels
Protoneuridae (Tillyard, 1917) - 25 SpeciesThreadtails
Synlestidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 6 SpeciesSylphs
18 Families with 590 Species in India


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Species overview - Checklist for Odonata in India
Species with ANext  
Aciagrion approximans (Selys, 1876)Info
Aciagrion azureum (Fraser, 1922)Info
Aciagrion hisopa (Selys, 1876)Info
Aciagrion hisopa hisopa (Selys, 1876)Info
Aciagrion occidentale (Laidlaw, 1919)Info
Aciagrion olympicum (Laidlaw, 1919)Info
Aciagrion pallidum (Selys, 1891)Info
Aciagrion tillyardi (Laidlaw, 1919)Violet MidgetInfo
Acisoma panorpoides (Rambur, 1842)Grizzled PintailInfo
Acisoma panorpoides panorpoides (Rambur, 1842)Info
Acisoma variegatum -> Acisoma panorpoidesGrizzled PintailInfo
Acrogomphus fraseri (Laidlaw, 1925)Info
Acrogomphus mohani -> Glipa ishigakianaInfo
Aeshna flavifrons (Lichtenstein, 1976)Info
Aeshna juncea (Linnaeus, 1758)Common hawkerInfo
Aeshna juncea mongolica (Bartenef, 1929)Info
Aeshna mixta mixta (Latreille, 1805)Info
Aeshna petalura petalura (Martin, 1908)Info
Aethriamanta brevipennis (Rambur, 1842)Scarlet Marsh HawkInfo
Agriocnemis clauseni (Fraser, 1922)Info
Agriocnemis corbeti (Kumar & Prasad, 1978)Info
Agriocnemis dabreui (Fraser, 1919)Info
Agriocnemis femina femina (Brauer, 1868)Info
Agriocnemis kelarensis ()Info
Agriocnemis lacteola (Selys, 1877)Milky MidgetInfo
Agriocnemis pieris (Laidlaw, 1919)Info
Agriocnemis pygmaea (Rambur, 1842)Pigmy wispInfo
Agriocnemis splendidissima (Laidlaw, 1919)Info
Agrionoptera insignis (Rambur, 1842)Red SwampdragonInfo
Agrionoptera insignis dorothea -> Eublemma albostriataInfo
Agrionoptera insignis insignis (Rambur, 1842)Info
Agrionoptera variabilis -> Agrionoptera insignisInfo
Amphithemis curvistyla (Selys, 1891)Info
Amphithemis vacillans (Selys, 1891)Info
Anaciaeschna donaldi (Fraser, 1922)Info
Anaciaeschna jaspidea (Burmeister, 1839)Australasian DuskhawkerInfo
Anaciaeschna kashimirensis (Singh & Baijal, 1954)Info
Anax guttatus (Burmeister, 1839)Pale-spotted EmperorInfo
Anax immaculifrons (Rambur, 1842)Magnificent EmperorInfo
Anax imperator imperator (Leach, 1815)Info
Anax indicus (Lieftinck, 1942)Elephant EmperorInfo
Anax marginope -> Hemianax ephippigerInfo
Anax nigrofasciatus (Oguma, 1915)Blue-spotted EmperorInfo
Anax nigrofasciatus nigrofasciatus (Oguma, 1915)Info
Anax nigrofasciatus nigrolineatus (Fraser, 1935)Info
Anax parthenope (Selys, 1839)Lesser EmperorInfo
Anax parthenope parthenope (Selys, 1839)Info
Anisogomphus bivittatus (Selys, 1854)Info
Anisogomphus caudalis (Fraser, 1926)Info
Anisogomphus occipitalis (Selys, 1854)Info
Anisogomphus orites (Laidlaw, 1922)Info
Anisopleura comes (Hagen, 1880)Info
Anisopleura lestoides (Selys, 1853)Info
Anisopleura lieftincki -> Agrilus cameroonensisInfo
Anisopleura subplatystyla (Fraser, 1927)Info
Anisopleura vallei (St. Quentin, 1937)Info
Anormogomphus heteropterus (Selys, 1854)Info
Anormogomphus kiritschenkoi (Bartenev, 1913)Info
Anotogaster basalis (Selys, 1854)Info
Anotogaster basalis basalis (Selys, 1854)Info
Anotogaster nipalensis (Selys, 1854)Info
Archibasis oscillans (Selys, 1877)Info
Archibasis praeclara -> Archibasis oscillansInfo
Argiocnemis rubescens rubeola (Selys, 1877)Info
Aristocypha cuneata (Selys, 1853)Info
Asiagomphus nilgiricus (Laidlaw, 1922)Info
Asiagomphus odoneli (Fraser, 1922)Info
Asiagomphus personatus (Selys, 1873)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bayadera hyalina (Selys, 1879)Info
Bayadera indica (Selys, 1853)Info
Bayadera kali (Cowley, 1936)Info
Bayadera longicauda (Fraser, 1928)Info
Brachydiplax chalybea (Brauer, 1868)Blue DasherInfo
Brachydiplax chalybea chalybea (Brauer, 1868)Info
Brachydiplax farinosa (Krüger, 1902)Info
Brachydiplax sobrina (Rambur, 1842)Info
Brachythemis contaminata (Fabricius, 1793)Ditch JewelInfo
Bradinopyga geminata (Rambur, 1842)Granite GhostInfo
Bradinopyga saintjohanni (Baijal & Agarwal, 1956)Info
Burmagomphus cauvericus (Fraser, 1926)Info
Burmagomphus hasimaricus (Fraser, 1926)Info
Burmagomphus laidlawi (Fraser, 1924)Info
Burmagomphus pyramidalis pyramidalis (Laidlaw, 1922)Info
Burmagomphus pyramidalis sinuatus (Fraser, 1933)Info
Burmagomphus sivalikensis (Laidlaw, 1922)Info
Burmagomphus vermicularis (Martin, 1904)Dog-legged ClubtailInfo
Burmargiolestes laidlawi (Lieftinck, 1960)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Caconeura gomphoides (Rambur, 1842)Info
Caconeura obscura (Fraser, 1933)Info
Caconeura ramburi (Fraser, 1922)Info
Caconeura risi (Fraser, 1931)Info
Caconeura t-coerulea -> Caconeura ramburiInfo
Calicnemia carminea (Lieftinck, 1984)Info
Calicnemia carminea carminea ()Info
Calicnemia eximia (Selys, 1863)Info
Calicnemia imitans (Lieftinck, 1948)Info
Calicnemia miles (Laidlaw, 1917)Info
Calicnemia miniata (Selys, 1886)Info
Calicnemia mortoni (Laidlaw, 1917)Info
Calicnemia mukherjeei (Lahiri, 1976)Info
Calicnemia pulverulans (Selys, 1886)Info
Caliphaea confusa (Hagen In Selys, 1859)Info
Calocypha laidlawi (Fraser, 1924)Info
Camacinia gigantea (Brauer, 1867)Info
Cephalaeschna acutifrons (Martin, 1909)Info
Cephalaeschna klapperichi (Schmidt, 1961)Info
Cephalaeschna masoni (Martin, 1909)Info
Cephalaeschna orbifrons (Selys, 1883)Info
Cephalaeschna viridifrons (Fraser, 1922)Info
Cercion calamorum dyeri (Fraser, 1919)Info
Cercion malayanum (Selys, 1876)Info
Ceriagrion azureum (Selys, 1891)Info
Ceriagrion cerinorubellum (Brauer, 1865)Orange-tailed marsh dartInfo
Ceriagrion coeruleum (Laidlaw, 1919)Info
Ceriagrion coramandelianum ()Info
Ceriagrion coromandelianum (Fabricius, 1798)Coromandel marsh dartInfo
Ceriagrion fallax (Ris, 1914)Info
Ceriagrion fallax cerinomelas (Lieftinck, 1927)Info
Ceriagrion olivaceum (Laidlaw, 1914)Info
Ceriagrion rubiae (Laidlaw, 1916)Info
Chlorocnemis elongata (Hagen In Selys, 1863)Info
Chlorogomphus atkinsoni (Selys, 1878)Info
Chlorogomphus brittoi (Navas, 1934)Info
Chlorogomphus campioni (Fraser, 1924)Nilgiri Mountain HawkInfo
Chlorogomphus mortoni (Fraser, 1936)Info
Chlorogomphus olympicus -> Watanabeopetalia atkinsoniInfo
Chlorogomphus preciosus (Fraser, 1924)Info
Chlorogomphus preciosus fernandi (Asahina, 1986)Info
Chlorogomphus schmidti (Asahina, 1986)Info
Chlorogomphus selysi -> Aphanisticus lepidusInfo
Chlorogomphus usudai (Ishida, 1996)Info
Chlorogomphus xanthoptera (Fraser, 1919)Info
Coeliccia bimaculata (Laidlaw, 1914)Info
Coeliccia didyma (Selys, 1863)Info
Coeliccia didyma didyma (Selys, 1863)Info
Coeliccia dorothea (Fraser, 1933)Info
Coeliccia fraseri (Laidlaw, 1932)Info
Coeliccia pracritii (Lahiri, 1985)Info
Coeliccia renifera (Selys, 1886)Info
Coeliccia rossi (Asahina, 1985)Info
Coeliccia sarbottama (Lahiri, 1987)Info
Coeliccia schmidti (Asahina, 1984)Info
Coeliccia svihleri (Asahina, 1970)Info
Coeliccia vacca (Laidlaw, 1932)Info
Coenagrion kashmirum (Chowdhary & Das, 1975)Info
Copera ciliata (Selys, 1863)Black-kneed FeatherlegsInfo
Copera marginipes (Rambur, 1842)Yellow FeatherlegsInfo
Copera superplatypes -> Agrilus quilmesinusInfo
Copera vittata (Selys, 1863)Info
Copera vittata assamensis (Laidlaw, 1914)Info
Copera vittata deccanensis (Laidlaw, 1917)Info
Cordulegaster brevistigma (Selys, 1854)Info
Cordulegaster brevistigma brevistigma (Selys, 1854)Info
Cordulegaster parvistigma (Selys, 1873)Info
Cratilla lineata (Brauer, 1878)Info
Cratilla lineata lineata (Brauer, 1878)Info
Crocothemis erythraea (Brullé, 1832)Scarlet darterSite
Crocothemis erythraea erythraea (Brullé, 1832)Info
Crocothemis misrai (Baijal & Agarwal, 1956)Info
Crocothemis servilia (Drury, 1773)Acarlet skimmerInfo
Crocothemis servilia servilia (Drury, 1773)Info
Cyclogomphus heterostylus (Selys, 1854)Info
Cyclogomphus vesiculosus (Selys, 1873)Info
Cyclogomphus wilkinsi (Fraser, 1926)Info
Cyclogomphus ypsilon (Selys, 1854)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Davidioides martini (Fraser, 1924)Info
Davidius aberrans (Selys, 1873)Info
Davidius aberrans aberrans (Selys, 1873)Info
Davidius davidii assamensis (Laidlaw, 1916)Info
Davidius delineatus ()Info
Davidius kumaonensis (Fraser, 1926)Info
Davidius malloryi (Fraser, 1926)Info
Davidius zallorensis (Hagen In Selys, 1878)Info
Diplacodes lefebvrii (Rambur, 1842)Black PercherInfo
Diplacodes nebulosa (Fabricius, 1793)Charcoal-winged PercherInfo
Diplacodes trivialis (Rambur, 1842)Chalky PercherSite
Disparoneura apicalis (Fraser, 1924)Info
Disparoneura canningi (Fraser, 1922)Info
Disparoneura quadrimaculata (Rambur, 1842)Info
Drepanosticta annandalei (Fraser, 1924)Info
Drepanosticta carmichaeli (Laidlaw, 1915)Info
Drepanosticta polychromatica (Fraser, 1931)Info
Dubitogomphus bidentatus (Fraser, 1930)Info
Dysphaea ethela (Fraser, 1924)Info
Dysphaea gloriosa (Fraser, 1938)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Echo margarita (Selys, 1853)Info
Echo margarita margarita (Selys, 1853)Info
Elattoneura atkinsoni (Selys, 1886)Info
Elattoneura campioni (Fraser, 1922)Info
Elattoneura campioni cacharensis (Fraser, 1933)Info
Elattoneura coomansi (Lieftinck, 1937)Info
Elattoneura nigerrima (Laidlaw, 1917)Info
Elattoneura souteri (Fraser, 1924)Info
Elattoneura tetrica (Laidlaw, 1917)Info
Enallagma cyathigerum cyathigerum (Charpentier, 1840)Info
Enallagma immsi ()Info
Enallagma insula (Fraser, 1920)Info
Enallagma malayanum (Selys, 1876)Info
Enallagma parvum (Selys, 1876)Info
Enallagma risi -> Pteroteinon prunaInfo
Epallage fatime (Charpentier, 1840)OdalisqueInfo
Epiophlebia laidlawi (Tillyard, 1921)Himalayan Relict DragonflyInfo
Epithemis mariae (Laidlaw, 1915)Info
Epophthalmia frontalis (Selys, 1871)Info
Epophthalmia frontalis binocellata (Fraser, 1924)Info
Epophthalmia vittata (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Epophthalmia vittata vittata (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Epophthalmia vittigera bellicosa (Lieftinck, 1948)Info
Esme cyaneovittata (Fraser, 1922)Info
Esme longistyla (Fraser, 1931)Nilgiri bambootailInfo
Esme mudiensis (Fraser, 1931)Info
Euphaea cardinalis (Fraser, 1924)Info
Euphaea dispar (Rambur, 1842)Info
Euphaea fraseri (Laidlaw, 1920)Info
Euphaea impar (Selys, 1859)Info
Euphaea masoni (Selys, 1879)Info
Euphaea ochracea (Selys, 1859)Info
Euphaea ochracea brunnea ()Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gomphidia fletcheri (Fraser, 1923)Info
Gomphidia ganeshi (Chhotani, Lahiri & Mitra, 1983)Info
Gomphidia kodaguensis (Fraser, 1923)Info
Gomphidia platyceps (Fraser, 1953)Info
Gomphidia t-nigrum (Selys, 1854)Info
Gomphidia williamsoni (Fraser, 1923)Info
Gomphus simillimus (Selys, 1840)Yellow ClubtailInfo
Gynacantha albistyla (Fraser, 1927)Info
Gynacantha apicalis (Fraser, 1924)Info
Gynacantha arnaudi (Asahina, 1984)Info
Gynacantha bainbriggei (Fraser, 1922)Info
Gynacantha bayadera (Selys, 1891)Info
Gynacantha biharica (Fraser, 1927)Info
Gynacantha dravida (Lieftinck, 1960)Info
Gynacantha khasiaca (Mclachlan, 1896)Info
Gynacantha odoneli (Fraser, 1922)Info
Gynacantha rammohani (Mitra & Lahiri, 1975)Info
Gynacantha rotundata (Navas, 1930)Info
Gynacanthaeschna sikkima (Karsch, 1891)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Heliaeschna crassa (Krüger, 1899)Info
Heliaeschna uninervulata uninervulata (Martin, 1909)Info
Heliogomphus kalarensis (Fraser, 1934)Info
Heliogomphus promelas (Selys, 1873)Info
Heliogomphus selysi (Fraser, 1925)Info
Heliogomphus spirillus (Fraser, 1922)Info
Hemianax ephippiger (Burmeister, 1839)Vagrant EmperorInfo
Hemicordulia asiatica (Selys, 1878)Asian CruiserInfo
Himalagrion exclamatione ()Info
Himalagrion pithoragarhicum (Sahni, 1964)Info
Hydrobasileus croceus (Brauer, 1867)Amber-winged GliderInfo
Hylaeothemis fruhstorferi (Karsch, 1889)Fruhstorfer´s JunglewatcherInfo
Hylaeothemis fruhstorferi apicalis ()Info
Hylaeothemis gardeneri (Fraser, 1927)Info
Hylaeothemis indica (Fraser, 1946)Western GhatsInfo
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Ictinogomphus angulosus (Selys, 1854)Info
Ictinogomphus atrox -> Ictinogomphus angulosusInfo
Ictinogomphus kishori (Ram, 1985)Info
Ictinogomphus pertinax -> Ictinogomphus rapaxInfo
Ictinogomphus rapax (Rambur, 1842)Common ClubtailInfo
Idionyx corona (Fraser, 1921)Info
Idionyx corona burliyarensis (Fraser, 1924)Info
Idionyx galeata (Fraser, 1924)Info
Idionyx imbricata (Fraser, 1926)Info
Idionyx intricata (Fraser, 1926)Info
Idionyx minima (Fraser, 1931)Info
Idionyx nadganiensis (Fraser, 1924)Info
Idionyx nilgiriensis -> Idionyx corona burliyarensisInfo
Idionyx optata (Selys, 1878)Info
Idionyx periyashola (Fraser, 1939)Info
Idionyx rhinoceroides (Fraser, 1934)Info
Idionyx saffronata (Fraser, 1921)Info
Idionyx stevensi (Fraser, 1924)Info
Idionyx travancorensis (Fraser, 1931)Info
Idiophya nilgiriensis ()Info
Indocnemis orang (Förster In Laidlaw, 1907)Info
Indocypha vittata (Selys, 1891)Info
Indolestes assamicus (Fraser, 1930)Info
Indolestes cyaneus (Selys, 1862)Info
Indolestes davenporti -> Indolestes gracilis birmanusInfo
Indolestes gracilis (Hagen In Selys, 1862)Info
Indolestes gracilis birmanus (Selys, 1891)Info
Indolestes indicus (Fraser, 1922)Info
Indolestes pulcherrimus (Fraser, 1924)Info
Indolestes tenuissimus (Tillyard, 1906)Slender ReedlingInfo
Indophaea fraseri (Laidlaw, 1920)Info
Indothemis carnatica (Fabricius, 1798)Info
Indothemis limbata sita (Campion, 1923)Info
Ischnura aurora (Brauer, 1865)Aurora BluetailInfo
Ischnura dorothea (Fraser, 1924)Info
Ischnura elegans elegans (Vander Linden, 1820)Info
Ischnura forcipata (Morton, 1907)Info
Ischnura immsi (Laidlaw, 1913)Info
Ischnura inarmata (Calvert, 1898)Info
Ischnura nursei (Morton, 1907)Info
Ischnura patricia (Fraser, 1924)Info
Ischnura pumillo ()Info
Ischnura rubilio (Selys, 1876)Info
Ischnura rufostigma (Selys, 1876)Info
Ischnura senegalensis (Rambur, 1842)Marsh BluetailInfo
Ishneura aurora ()Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lathrecista asiatica (Fabricius, 1798)Asiatic Blood TailInfo
Lathrecista asiatica asiatica (Fabricius, 1798)Info
Lestes barbarus (Fabricius, 1798)Southern Emerald DamselflyInfo
Lestes concinnus (Hagen In Selys, 1862)Dusky spreadwingInfo
Lestes dorothea (Fraser, 1924)Info
Lestes elatus (Hagen In Selys, 1862)Info
Lestes garoensis (Lahiri, 1987)Info
Lestes malabaricus (Fraser, 1929)Info
Lestes nigriceps (Fraser, 1924)Info
Lestes nodalis (Selys, 1891)Wandering SpreadwingInfo
Lestes orientalis (Baijal, 1956)Info
Lestes patricia (Fraser, 1924)Info
Lestes platystylus (Rambur, 1842)Info
Lestes praemorsus -> Platylestes praemorsusScalloped spreadwingInfo
Lestes praemorsus decipiens (Kirby, 1893)Info
Lestes praemorsus sikkima (Fraser, 1929)Info
Lestes rectangularis (Say, 1840)Slender SpreadwingInfo
Lestes thoracica (Laidlaw, 1920)Info
Lestes thoracicus (Laidlaw, 1920)Info
Lestes tridens (Mclachlan, 1895)Spotted SpreadwingInfo
Lestes umbrina (Selys, 1891)Info
Lestes umbrinus (Selys, 1891)Info
Lestes uncifer (Karsch, 1899)Sickle SpreadwingInfo
Lestes vigilax (Selys, 1862)Swamp SpreadwingInfo
Lestes viridulus (Rambur, 1842)Info
Leucorrhinia dubia (Vander Linden, 1825)White-faced DarterInfo
Libellago lineata (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Libellago lineata andamanensis ()Info
Libellula quadrimaculata (Linnaeus, 1758)Four-spotted SkimmerInfo
Libellula quadrimaculata gregorievi ()Info
Lyriothemis acigastra (Selys, 1878)Info
Lyriothemis bivittata (Rambur, 1842)Info
Lyriothemis tricolor -> Agrilus bisignatusInfo
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Macrodiplax cora (Kaup In Brauer, 1867)Cora’s PennantInfo
Macrogomphus abnormis (Selys, 1884)Info
Macrogomphus annulatus (Selys, 1854)Info
Macrogomphus montanus (Selys, 1869)Info
Macrogomphus seductus (Fraser, 1926)Info
Macrogomphus wynaadicus (Fraser, 1924)Info
Macromia annaimalaiensis ()Info
Macromia bellicosa (Fraser, 1924)Info
Macromia cingulata (Rambur, 1842)Info
Macromia cupricincta (Fraser, 1924)Info
Macromia ellisoni (Fraser, 1924)Info
Macromia flavicincta -> Macromia pictaInfo
Macromia flavocolorata (Fraser, 1922)Info
Macromia flavovittata (Fraser, 1935)Info
Macromia ida (Fraser, 1924)Info
Macromia indica (Fraser, 1924)Info
Macromia irata (Fraser, 1924)Info
Macromia miniata -> Ethiopica leucostigmataInfo
Macromia moorei (Selys, 1874)Info
Macromia moorei malayana (Laidlaw, 1928)Info
Macromia pallida (Fraser, 1924)Info
Macromia picta (Hagen In Selys, 1871)Info
Macromia whitei (Selys, 1871)Info
Macromidia donaldi (Fraser, 1924)Info
Matrona basilaris (Selys, 1853)Blue-winged DemoiselleInfo
Matrona basilaris nigripectus (Selys, 1879)Info
Megalestes irma (Fraser, 1926)Info
Megalestes kurahashii (Asahina, 1985)Info
Megalestes lieftincki (Lahiri, 1979)Info
Megalestes major (Selys, 1862)Info
Megalestes micans (Needham, 1930)Info
Megalestes raychoudhurii (Lahiri, 1987)Info
Megalogomphus bicornutus (Fraser, 1922)Info
Megalogomphus flavicolor (Fraser, 1923)Info
Megalogomphus hannyngtoni (Fraser, 1923)Info
Megalogomphus smithii (Selys, 1854)Info
Megalogomphus superbus (Fraser, 1931)Info
Melanoneura bilineata (Fraser, 1922)Info
Merogomphus longistigma (Fraser, 1922)Info
Merogomphus longistigma longistigma ()Info
Merogomphus martini (Fraser, 1922)Info
Microgomphus chelifer chelifer (Selys, 1858)Info
Microgomphus souteri (Fraser, 1924)Info
Microgomphus torquatus (Selys, 1854)Info
Microgomphus verticalis (Selys, 1873)Info
Mortonagrion aborense (Laidlaw, 1914)Info
Mortonagrion varralli (Fraser, 1920)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nannophya katrainensis (Singh, 1955)Info
Nannophya pygmaea -> Nannothemis bellaScarlet PygmyflyInfo
Nannophyopsis clara (Needham, 1930)Emerald DwarfInfo
Nannothemis bella (Uhler, 1857)Elfin SkimmerInfo
Neallogaster annandalei ()Info
Neallogaster hermionae (Fraser, 1927)Info
Neallogaster latifrons (Selys, 1878)Info
Neallogaster ornata (Asahina, 1982)Info
Neallogaster schmidti (Asahina, 1982)Info
Nepogomphus modestus (Selys, 1878)Info
Nepogomphus walli (Fraser, 1924)Info
Nesoxenia lineata (Selys, 1868)Info
Nesoxenia mysis cingulata (Kirby, 1889)Info
Neurobasis chinensis (Linnaeus, 1758)Chinese GreenwingInfo
Neurobasis chinensis chinensis (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Neurothemis fluctuans (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Neurothemis fulvia (Drury, 1773)Fulvous Forest SkimmerInfo
Neurothemis intermedia (Rambur, 1842)Info
Neurothemis intermedia atalanta (Ris, 1919)Info
Neurothemis intermedia intermedia (Rambur, 1842)Info
Neurothemis tullia (Drury, 1773)Pied Paddy SkimmerInfo
Neurothemis tullia tullia (Drury, 1773)Info
Nihonogomphus indicus -> Aphanisticus cordicollisInfo
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oligoaeschna andamani (Chhotani, Lahiri & M, 1983)Info
Oligoaeschna khasiana -> Agrilus vestitusInfo
Oligoaeschna martini (Laidlaw, 1921)Info
Onychargia atrocyana (Selys, 1865)Marsh dancerInfo
Onychogomphus acinaces (Laidlaw, 1922)Info
Onychogomphus biforceps -> Anaphlocteis elongatusInfo
Onychogomphus bistrigatus -> Aphanisticus galeatusInfo
Onychogomphus cacharicus (Martin, 1904)Info
Onychogomphus camelus -> Anaphlocteis orientalisInfo
Onychogomphus dingavani -> Aphanisticus cupreomicansInfo
Onychogomphus duaricus -> Aphanisticus coeruleipennisInfo
Onychogomphus grammicus (Rambur, 1842)Info
Onychogomphus maculivertex (Selys, 1891)Info
Onychogomphus malabarensis (Fraser, 1924)Info
Onychogomphus meghalayanus (Lahiri, 1987)Info
Onychogomphus nilgiriensis (Fraser, 1922)Info
Onychogomphus nilgiriensis annaimallaicus ()Info
Onychogomphus risi (Fraser, 1922)Info
Onychogomphus saundersii (Selys, 1854)Info
Onychogomphus schmidti (Fraser, 1937)Info
Onychogomphus striatus -> Aphanisticus confususInfo
Onychogomphus thienemanni (Schmidt, 1934)Info
Onychothemis testacea ceylanica ()Info
Onychothemis tonkinensis ceylanica (Ris, 1912)Info
Ophiogomphus cerastis (Selys, 1854)Info
Ophiogomphus reductus (Calvert, 1898)Info
Orolestes durga (Lahiri, 1987)Info
Orolestes motis (Baijal & Agarwal, 1956)Info
Orolestes selysi (Mclachlan, 1895)Info
Orthetrum anceps -> Orthetrum coerulescensInfo
Orthetrum brunneum (Fonscolombe, 1837)Southern SkimmerSite
Orthetrum brunneum brunneum (Fonscolombe, 1837)Info
Orthetrum cancellatum (Linnaeus, 1758)Black-Tailed SkimmerSite
Orthetrum cancellatum cancellatum (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Orthetrum chandrabali -> Orthetrum triangulareInfo
Orthetrum chrysis (Selys, 1891)Red-faced SkimmerInfo
Orthetrum chrysostigma (Burmeister, 1839)Epaulet SkimmerInfo
Orthetrum coerulescens (Fabricius, 1798)Keeled SkimmerInfo
Orthetrum ganeshii -> Euclystis lampetiaInfo
Orthetrum garhwalicum -> Orthetrum taeniolatumSmall SkimmerInfo
Orthetrum glaucum (Brauer, 1865)Blue Marsh HawkInfo
Orthetrum guptai -> Orthetrum cancellatumInfo
Orthetrum japonicum (Uhler, 1858)Info
Orthetrum japonicum internum (Mclachlan, 1894)Info
Orthetrum luzonicum (Brauer, 1868)Marsh SkimmerInfo
Orthetrum martensi (Asahina, 1978)Info
Orthetrum pruinosum (Burmeister, 1839)Crimson-tailed Marsh HawkInfo
Orthetrum pruinosum neglectum (Rambur, 1842)Common Red SkimmerInfo
Orthetrum sabina (Drury, 1770)Slender SkimmerInfo
Orthetrum sabina sabina (Drury, 1770)Info
Orthetrum taeniolatum (Schneider, 1845)Small SkimmerInfo
Orthetrum testaceum (Burmeister, 1839)Rufous-backed SkimmerInfo
Orthetrum testaceum testaceum (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Orthetrum triangulare (Selys, 1878)Blue-tailed Forest HawkInfo
Orthetrum triangulare triangulare (Selys, 1878)Info
Orthetrum trinacria (Selys, 1841)Long SkimmerInfo
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Palpopleura sexmaculata (Fabricius, 1787)Asian WidowInfo
Palpopleura sexmaculata octomaculata (Fraser, 1935)Info
Palpopleura sexmaculata sexmaculata (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Pantala flavescens (Fabricius, 1798)Wandering GliderInfo
Paracypha unimaculata (Selys, 1853)Info
Paragomphus echinocipitalis ()Info
Paragomphus lindgreni (Fraser, 1923)Info
Paragomphus lineatus (Selys, 1850)Lined HooktailInfo
Periaeschna flinti assamensis -> Agrilus clairvilleiInfo
Periaeschna lebasi (Navas, 1930)Info
Periaeschna magdalena (Martin, 1909)Info
Periaeschna nocturnalis (Fraser, 1927)Info
Periaeschna unifasciata (Fraser, 1935)Info
Perissogomphus stevensi (Laidlaw, 1922)Info
Petaliaeschna flavipes (Karube, 1999)Info
Petaliaeschna flecheri ()Info
Petaliaeschna pinratanai -> Petaliaeschna flavipesInfo
Phaenandrogomphus aureus (Laidlaw, 1922)Info
Philoganga montana (Hagen In Selys, 1859)Info
Phylloneura westermanni (Hagen In Selys, 1860)Info
Pinheyagrion angolicum (Pinhey, 1966)Info
Planaeschna intersedens (Martin, 1909)Info
Platycnemis dealbata (Selys In Selys & Hagen, 1850)Ivory FeatherlegInfo
Platygomphus dolabratus (Selys, 1854)Info
Platylestes praemorsus (Hagen In Selys, 1862)Scalloped spreadwingInfo
Platysticta deccanensis (Laidlaw, 1915)Info
Polycanthagyna erythromelas (Mclachlan, 1896)Tiger HawkerInfo
Polycanthagyna ornithocephala (Mclachlan, 1896)Info
Potamarcha congener (Rambur, 1842)SwampwatcherInfo
Potamarcha obscura -> Potamarcha congenerInfo
Prodasineura autumnalis (Fraser, 1922)Black ThreadtailInfo
Prodasineura odoneli (Fraser, 1924)Info
Prodasineura verticalis (Selys, 1860)Black BambootailInfo
Prodasineura verticalis andamanensis (Fraser, 1924)Info
Protosticta antelopoides (Fraser, 1931)Info
Protosticta davenporti (Fraser, 1931)Info
Protosticta fraseri (Kennedy, 1936)Info
Protosticta gravelyi (Laidlaw, 1915)Info
Protosticta hearseyi (Fraser, 1922)Info
Protosticta himalaica (Laidlaw, 1917)Info
Protosticta mortoni -> Protosticta gravelyiInfo
Protosticta rufostigma (Kimmins, 1958)Info
Protosticta sanguinostigma (Fraser, 1922)Info
Pseudagrion andamanicum (Fraser, 1924)Info
Pseudagrion australasiae (Selys, 1876)Info
Pseudagrion decorum (Rambur, 1842)Info
Pseudagrion hypermelas (Selys, 1876)Info
Pseudagrion indicum (Fraser, 1924)Info
Pseudagrion laidlawi (Fraser, 1922)Info
Pseudagrion malabaricum (Fraser, 1924)Info
Pseudagrion microcephalum (Rambur, 1842)Blue RiverdamselInfo
Pseudagrion pruinosum pruinosum (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Pseudagrion rubriceps (Selys, 1876)Saffron-faced blue dartInfo
Pseudagrion rubriceps rubriceps (Selys, 1876)Info
Pseudagrion spencei (Fraser, 1922)Brook SpriteInfo
Pseudotramea prateri (Fraser, 1920)Info
Pyrrhosoma nymphula elisabethae ()Info
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Rhinocypha bifasciata (Selys, 1879)Info
Rhinocypha bifenestrata -> Mantispa amabilisInfo
Rhinocypha biforata -> Mantispa basileiInfo
Rhinocypha biforata abbreviata ()Info
Rhinocypha bisignata -> Mantispa bicolorInfo
Rhinocypha cuneata -> Mantispa amabilisInfo
Rhinocypha fenestrella -> Mantispa ambonensisInfo
Rhinocypha hilaryae (Fraser, 1927)Info
Rhinocypha ignipennis (Selys, 1879)Info
Rhinocypha immaculata (Selys, 1871)Info
Rhinocypha perforata (Percheron, 1835)Common Blue JewelInfo
Rhinocypha perforata beatifica -> Mantispa castaneipennisInfo
Rhinocypha quadrimaculata -> Mantispa annulicornisInfo
Rhinocypha spuria (Selys, 1879)Info
Rhinocypha terminata -> Rhinocypha ustulataInfo
Rhinocypha tincta semitincta (Selys, 1869)Papuan JewelInfo
Rhinocypha trifasciata (Selys, 1853)Info
Rhinocypha trimaculata (Selys, 1853)Info
Rhinocypha unimaculata (Selys, 1853)Info
Rhinocypha ustulata (Kaup In Brauer, 1867)Info
Rhinocypha vitrinella (Fraser, 1935)Info
Rhodischnura nursei -> Ischnura nurseiInfo
Rhodothemis rufa (Rambur, 1842)Ruby DarterInfo
Rhyothemis obsolescens (Kirby, 1889)Info
Rhyothemis phyllis ixias (Lieftinck, 1953)Info
Rhyothemis plutonia (Selys, 1883)Info
Rhyothemis triangularis (Kirby, 1889)Sapphire FluttererInfo
Rhyothemis variegata (Linnaeus, 1763)Common Picture WingInfo
Rhyothemis variegata variegata (Linnaeus, 1763)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Schmidtiphaea schmidi (Asahina, 1978)Info
Selysiothemis nigra (Vander Linden, 1825)Black PennantInfo
Sieboldius nigricolor (Fraser, 1924)Info
Somatochlora daviesi (Lieftinck, 1977)Info
Stylogomphus inglisi (Fraser, 1922)Info
Sympecma annulata annulata ()Info
Sympecma kashmirensis -> Sympecma paediscaInfo
Sympecma paedisca (Brauer, 1877)Siberian Winter DamselInfo
Sympetrum commixtum (Selys, 1884)Info
Sympetrum durum (Bartenev, 1916)Info
Sympetrum fonscolombii (Selys, 1840)Red-veined darterInfo
Sympetrum haematoneura (Fraser, 1924)Info
Sympetrum himalayanum (Navas, 1934)Info
Sympetrum hypomelas (Selys, 1884)Info
Sympetrum meridionale (Selys, 1841)Southern darterInfo
Sympetrum orientale (Selys, 1883)Info
Sympetrum vulgatum (Linnaeus, 1758)Vagrant darterSite
Sympetrum vulgatum flavum (Bartenef, 1915)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tetracanthagyna waterhousei (Mclachlan, 1898)Giant River HawkerInfo
Tetrathemis platyptera (Selys, 1878)Blue-eyed DwarfInfo
Tholymis tillarga (Fabricius, 1798)TwisterInfo
Tramea basilaris (Palisot De Beauvois, 1805)Keyhole GliderInfo
Tramea basilaris burmeisteri (Kirby, 1889)Info
Tramea eurybia eurybia (Selys, 1878)Info
Tramea limbata (Desjardins, 1832)Ferrugineus GliderInfo
Tramea limbata similata ()Info
Tramea stylata -> Tramea limbataInfo
Tramea virginia (Rambur, 1842)Saddlebag GliderInfo
Trithemis annulata (Palisot De Beauvois, 1805)Violet Dropwing Violet-marked DarterInfo
Trithemis aurora (Burmeister, 1839)Crimson Marsh GliderSite
Trithemis festiva (Rambur, 1842)Indigo DropwingInfo
Trithemis kirbyi kirbyi (Selys, 1891)Info
Trithemis pallidinervis (Kirby, 1889)Long-legged Marsh GliderSite
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Urothemis signata (Rambur, 1842)Scarlet BaskerInfo
Urothemis signata signata (Rambur, 1842)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Vestalis amoena (Selys, 1853)Metallic Green DemoiselleInfo
Vestalis apicalis (Selys, 1873)Black-Tipped Forest GloryInfo
Vestalis apicalis apicalis (Selys, 1873)Info
Vestalis gracilis (Rambur, 1842)Clear-winged Forest GloryInfo
Vestalis gracilis gracilis (Rambur, 1842)Info
Vestalis smaragdina smaragdina (Selys, 1879)Info
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Watanabeopetalia atkinsoni (Selys, 1878)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zygonyx iris (Selys, 1869)Emerald CascaderInfo
Zygonyx iris davina (Fraser, 1926)Info
Zygonyx iris intermedia (Lahiri, 1987)Info
Zygonyx iris malabaricus (Fraser, 1926)Info
Zygonyx torrida isis ()Info
Zyxomma petiolatum (Rambur, 1842)Long-tailed DuskdarterInfo
591 Species in Odonata for India 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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