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Distribution path and Subregions of Jamaica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Caribbean - Caribbean islands - Antilles - Greater Antilles - Jamaica
Taxonomy for Odonata (Dragonflies) in Jamaica
Class
Jamaica
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 272 families, 1646 genera, 3248 species
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Subclass
Jamaica
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 271 families, 1645 genera, 3246 species
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Infraclass
Jamaica
Palaeoptera (Crampton, 1915) (Ancient winged insects)
 5 families, 27 genera, 43 species
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Superorder
Jamaica
Odonatoptera (Martynov, 1932)
 5 families, 27 genera, 43 species
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Order
Jamaica
Odonata (Fabricius, 1793) (Dragonflies) - Systematics
 5 families, 27 genera, 43 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
Jamaica
    Epiprocta (Lohmann, 1996)
     2 families, 16 genera, 29 species
Suborder
Jamaica
    Zygoptera (Selys, 1854) (Damselflies)
     3 families, 11 genera, 14 species
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Family overview for Odonata (Dragonflies) in Jamaica
Aeshnidae (Rambur, 1842) - 5 SpeciesDarners
Coenagrionidae (Kirby, 1890) - 12 SpeciesPond damselflies
Lestidae (Calvert, 1901) - 1 SpeciesSpreadwings
Libellulidae (Rambur, 1842) - 24 SpeciesSkimmers
Megapodagrionidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 1 SpeciesFlatwings
5 Families with 43 Species in Jamaica


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Species overview - Checklist for Odonata in Jamaica
Species with ANext  
Aeshna psilus -> Epicauta waterhouseiTurquoise-tipped DarnerInfo
Anax amazili (Burmeister, 1839)Amazon DarnerInfo
Anax junius (Drury, 1773)Common Green DarnerInfo
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Brachymesia furcata (Hagen, 1861)Red-tailed PennantInfo
Brachymesia herbida (Gundlach, 1889)Tawny PennantInfo
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Diceratobasis macrogaster (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Jamaican Bromeliad DamselInfo
Dythemis rufinervis (Burmeister, 1839)Info
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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 bromeliicola (Westfall In Needham, Westfall & May, 2000)Bromeliad DragonletInfo
Erythrodiplax fervida (Erichson, 1848)Info
Erythrodiplax justiniana (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Info
Erythrodiplax minuscula (Rambur, 1842)Little Blue DragonletInfo
Erythrodiplax umbrata (Linnaeus, 1758)Band-winged DragonletInfo
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hypolestes clara (Calvert, 1891)Info
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Ischnura capreolus (Hagen, 1861)Info
Ischnura hastata (Say, 1839)Citrine ForktailInfo
Ischnura ramburii (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Ramburīs ForktailInfo
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Leptagrion macrurum (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Lestes tenuatus (Rambur, 1842)Blue-striped 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 debilis (Hagen, 1861)Info
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 discolor -> Orthemis ferrugineaCarmine SkimmerInfo
Orthemis ferruginea (Fabricius, 1775)Roseate SkimmerInfo
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pantala flavescens (Fabricius, 1798)Wandering GliderInfo
Perithemis domitia (Drury, 1773)Slough AmberwingInfo
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
Species with TBack  Top
Telagrion macilentum (Rambur, 1842)Info
Telebasis dominicana (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Info
Tramea abdominalis (Rambur, 1842)Vermillion SaddlebagsInfo
Tramea binotata (Rambur, 1842)Sooty SaddlebagInfo
Tramea insularis (Hagen, 1861)Antillean SaddlebagsInfo
Triacanthagyna septima (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Pale-green DarnerInfo
43 Species in Odonata for Jamaica 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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