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Distribution path and Subregions of Morocco (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - North Africa - Morocco
Taxonomy for Odonata (Dragonflies) in Morocco
Class
Morocco
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 359 families, 2571 genera, 7592 species
Tree
Subclass
Morocco
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 355 families, 2566 genera, 7584 species
Tree
Infraclass
Morocco
Palaeoptera (Crampton, 1915) (Ancient winged insects)
 10 families, 36 genera, 69 species
Tree
Superorder
Morocco
Odonatoptera (Martynov, 1932)
 10 families, 36 genera, 69 species
Tree
Order
Morocco
Odonata (Fabricius, 1793) (Dragonflies) - Systematics
 10 families, 36 genera, 69 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
Morocco
    Epiprocta (Lohmann, 1996)
     5 families, 25 genera, 53 species
Suborder
Morocco
    Zygoptera (Selys, 1854) (Damselflies)
     5 families, 11 genera, 16 species
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Family overview for Odonata (Dragonflies) in Morocco
Aeshnidae (Rambur, 1842) - 5 SpeciesDarners
Calopterygidae (Selys, 1850) - 2 SpeciesDemoiselles
Coenagrionidae (Kirby, 1890) - 8 SpeciesPond damselflies
Cordulegastridae (Calvert, 1893) - 1 SpeciesFlying adder
Corduliidae (Selys-longchamps, 1850) - 1 SpeciesBoghaunters
Gomphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 4 SpeciesClubtails
Lestidae (Calvert, 1901) - 2 SpeciesSpreadwings
Libellulidae (Rambur, 1842) - 42 SpeciesSkimmers
Megapodagrionidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 2 SpeciesFlatwings
Platycnemididae (Tillyard, 1917) - 2 SpeciesWhite-legged damselflies
10 Families with 69 Species in Morocco


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Species overview - Checklist for Odonata in Morocco
Species with ANext  
Acisoma panorpoides ascalaphoides (Rambur, 1842)Info
Anax ephippiger -> Hemianax ephippigerVagrant EmperorInfo
Anax imperator (Leach, 1815)Emperor DragonflyInfo
Anax parthenope (Selys, 1839)Lesser EmperorInfo
Anax tumorifer (Mclachlan, 1885)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Brachythemis impartita -> Brachythemis leucostictaNorthern Banded GroundlingInfo
Brachythemis leucosticta (Burmeister, 1839)Banded GroundlingInfo
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Calopteryx exul (Selys, 1853)Glittering DemoiselleInfo
Calopteryx haemorrhoidalis (Vander Linden, 1825)Copper DemoiselleInfo
Ceriagrion glabrum glabrum (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Coenagrion mercuriale (Charpentier, 1840)Southern DamselflyInfo
Coenagrion mercuriale hermeticum (Selys, 1872)Info
Cordulegaster princeps (Morton, 1916)Atlas GoldenringInfo
Crocothemis erythraea erythraea (Brullé, 1832)Info
Crocothemis sanguinolenta (Burmeister, 1839)Little scarletInfo
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dasythemis venosa (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Diplacodes deminuta (Lieftinck, 1969)Little PercherInfo
Diplacodes exilis -> Eublemma fasciolaInfo
Diplacodes exul (Selys, 1883)Info
Diplacodes lefebvrii (Rambur, 1842)Black PercherInfo
Diplacodes okavangoensis -> Eublemma exanimisInfo
Dythemis velox (Hagen, 1861)Swift SetwingInfo
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Enallagma nigridorsum -> Euxoa achyricolaInfo
Erythromma lindenii (Selys, 1840)Blue-EyeInfo
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gomphus simillimus (Selys, 1840)Yellow ClubtailInfo
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hemianax ephippiger (Burmeister, 1839)Vagrant EmperorInfo
Hemistigma affinis (Rambur, 1842)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Ischnura graellsii (Rambur, 1842)Iberian BluetailInfo
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lestes barbarus (Fabricius, 1798)Southern Emerald DamselflyInfo
Lestes ochraceus unicolor (Mclachlan, 1895)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nesciothemis farinosa (Förster, 1898)Eastern BlacktailInfo
Nesolestes alboterminatus (Selys, 1891)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Onychogomphus costae (Selys, 1885)Faded PincertailInfo
Onychogomphus uncatus (Charpentier, 1840)Large PincertailInfo
Orthetrum abbotti abbotti (Calvert, 1892)Info
Orthetrum albistylum (Selys, 1848)White-Tailed SkimmerInfo
Orthetrum cancellatum (Linnaeus, 1758)Black-Tailed SkimmerSite
Orthetrum chrysostigma (Burmeister, 1839)Epaulet SkimmerInfo
Orthetrum ramburii (Schneider, 1845)Info
Orthetrum stemmale (Burmeister, 1839)Stemmale SkimmerInfo
Orthetrum trinacria (Selys, 1841)Long SkimmerInfo
Oxygastra curtisii (Dale, 1834)Orange-spotted EmeraldInfo
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Palpopleura lucia (Drury, 1773)Lucia WidowInfo
Palpopleura vestita (Rambur, 1842)Info
Pantala flavescens (Fabricius, 1798)Wandering GliderInfo
Paragomphus genei (Selys, 1841)Common HooktailInfo
Platycnemis alatipes (Mclachlan, 1872)Info
Platycnemis hova -> Agrilus quaestorInfo
Pseudagrion furcigerum (Rambur, 1842)Palmiet SpriteInfo
Pseudagrion punctum (Rambur, 1842)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhyothemis cognata (Rambur, 1842)Info
Rhyothemis semihyalina (Desjardins, 1832)Phantom FluttererInfo
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sympetrum fonscolombii (Selys, 1840)Red-veined darterInfo
Sympetrum meridionale (Selys, 1841)Southern darterInfo
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tatocnemis malgassica (Kirby, 1889)Info
Tetrathemis polleni (Selys, 1877)Black-splashed ElfInfo
Thermorthemis madagascariensis (Rambur, 1842)Info
Tramea basilaris basilaris (Palisot De Beauvois, 1817)Info
Trithemis annulata (Palisot De Beauvois, 1805)Violet Dropwing Violet-marked DarterInfo
Trithemis annulata haematina (Rambur, 1842)Info
Trithemis arteriosa (Burmeister, 1839)Red-veined DropwingInfo
Trithemis arteriosa arteriosa (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Trithemis hecate (Ris, 1912)Silhouette DropwingInfo
Trithemis kirbyi (Selys, 1891)Orange-Winged DropwingInfo
Trithemis kirbyi ardens (Gerstaecker, 1891)Kirby´s DropwingInfo
Trithemis selika selika (Selys, 1869)Info
Trithemis stictica (Burmeister, 1839)Jaunty DropwingInfo
Species with ZBack  Top
Zygonyx torridus (Kirby, 1889)Ringed CascaderInfo
Zygonyx torridus torridus (Kirby, 1889)Info
69 Species in Odonata for Morocco 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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