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Distribution path and Subregions of Micronesia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Micronesia
Subregions: Caroline Islands, Guam, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Northern Mariana Islands, Palau
Taxonomy for Odonata (Dragonflies) in Micronesia
Class
Micronesia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 228 families, 1103 genera, 2725 species
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Subclass
Micronesia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 227 families, 1101 genera, 2723 species
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Infraclass
Micronesia
Palaeoptera (Crampton, 1915) (Ancient winged insects)
 4 families, 15 genera, 38 species
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Superorder
Micronesia
Odonatoptera (Martynov, 1932)
 4 families, 15 genera, 38 species
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Order
Micronesia
Odonata (Fabricius, 1793) (Dragonflies) - Systematics
 4 families, 15 genera, 38 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
Micronesia
    Epiprocta (Lohmann, 1996)
     3 families, 12 genera, 27 species
Suborder
Micronesia
    Zygoptera (Selys, 1854) (Damselflies)
     1 family, 3 genera, 11 species
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Family overview for Odonata (Dragonflies) in Micronesia
Aeshnidae (Rambur, 1842) - 5 SpeciesDarners
Coenagrionidae (Kirby, 1890) - 11 SpeciesPond damselflies
Corduliidae (Selys-longchamps, 1850) - 5 SpeciesBoghaunters
Libellulidae (Rambur, 1842) - 17 SpeciesSkimmers
4 Families with 38 Species in Micronesia


Species overview - Checklist for Odonata in Micronesia
Agriocnemis femina (Brauer, 1868)Pinhead wispInfo
Agriocnemis pygmaea (Rambur, 1842)Pigmy wispInfo
Agrionoptera insignis (Rambur, 1842)Red SwampdragonInfo
Agrionoptera insignis papuensis (Selys, 1879)Info
Agrionoptera sanguinolenta (Lieftinck, 1962)Info
Anaciaeschna jaspidea (Burmeister, 1839)Australasian DuskhawkerInfo
Anax guttatus (Burmeister, 1839)Pale-spotted EmperorInfo
Anax junius (Drury, 1773)Common Green DarnerInfo
Anax parthenope parthenope (Selys, 1839)Info
Anax piraticus (Kennedy, 1934)Info
Diplacodes bipunctata (Brauer, 1865)Wandering PercherInfo
Erythemis collocata (Hagen, 1861)Western PondhawkInfo
Hemicordulia erico (Asahina, 1940)Info
Hemicordulia gracillima -> Hemicordulia teneraInfo
Hemicordulia haluco (Asahina, 1940)Info
Hemicordulia mindana (Needham & Gyger, 1937)Info
Hemicordulia tenera (Lieftinck, 1930)Info
Ischnura aurora (Brauer, 1865)Aurora BluetailInfo
Ischnura aurora aurora (Brauer, 1865)Info
Macrodiplax cora (Kaup In Brauer, 1867)Cora’s PennantInfo
Neurothemis terminata (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Neurothemis terminata terminata (Ris, 1911)Info
Pantala flavescens (Fabricius, 1798)Wandering GliderInfo
Rhyothemis phyllis phyllis (Sulzer, 1776)Info
Rhyothemis phyllis vitellina (Brauer, 1868)Info
Teinobasis aerides (Lieftinck, 1962)Info
Teinobasis ariel (Lieftinck, 1962)Info
Teinobasis budeni (Paulson, 2003)Info
Teinobasis carolinensis (Lieftinck, 1962)Info
Teinobasis fortis (Lieftinck, 1962)Info
Teinobasis nigrolutea (Lieftinck, 1962)Info
Teinobasis ponapensis (Lieftinck, 1962)Info
Tholymis tillarga (Fabricius, 1798)TwisterInfo
Tramea limbata (Desjardins, 1832)Ferrugineus GliderInfo
Tramea loewii (Kaup In Brauer, 1866)Common GliderInfo
Tramea transmarina (Brauer, 1867)Common gliderInfo
Tramea transmarina euryale (Selys, 1878)Info
Tramea transmarina propinqua (Lieftinck, 1942)Northern GliderInfo
38 Species in Odonata for Micronesia listed
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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