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Distribution path and Subregions of Nearctic (More Checklists)
Path: Ecozones - Nearctic
Taxonomy for Odonata (Dragonflies) in Nearctic
Class
Nearctic
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 708 families, 14439 genera, 107098 species
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Subclass
Nearctic
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 702 families, 14409 genera, 107043 species
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Infraclass
Nearctic
Palaeoptera (Crampton, 1915) (Ancient winged insects)
 26 families, 196 genera, 1270 species
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Superorder
Nearctic
Odonatoptera (Martynov, 1932)
 10 families, 84 genera, 449 species
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Order
Nearctic
Odonata (Fabricius, 1793) (Dragonflies) - Systematics
 10 families, 84 genera, 449 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
Nearctic
    Epiprocta (Lohmann, 1996)
     6 families, 65 genera, 327 species
Suborder
Nearctic
    Zygoptera (Selys, 1854) (Damselflies)
     4 families, 19 genera, 122 species
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Family overview for Odonata (Dragonflies) in Nearctic
Aeshnidae (Rambur, 1842) - 43 SpeciesDarners
Amphipterygidae (Selys, 1853) - 0 Species
Calopterygidae (Selys, 1850) - 8 SpeciesDemoiselles
Campterophlebiidae (Handlirsch, 1920) - 0 Species
Chlorogomphidae (Needham, 1903) - 0 Species
Coenagrionidae (Kirby, 1890) - 98 SpeciesPond damselflies
Cordulegastridae (Calvert, 1893) - 8 SpeciesFlying adder
Corduliidae (Selys-longchamps, 1850) - 57 SpeciesBoghaunters
Epallagidae (Needham, 1903) - 0 Species
Gomphaeschnidae (Tillyard & Frase, 1940) - 0 Species
Gomphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 103 SpeciesClubtails
Henrotayiidae (Fleck, Bechly, Martínez-delclòs, Jarzembowski, Cor, 2003) - 0 Species
Lestidae (Calvert, 1901) - 15 SpeciesSpreadwings
Libellulidae (Rambur, 1842) - 114 SpeciesSkimmers
Megapodagrionidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 0 SpeciesFlatwings
Petaluridae (Needham, 1903) - 2 SpeciesGraybacks
Platystictidae (Laidlaw, 1924) - 1 SpeciesShadowdamsels
Polythoridae (Munz, 1919) - 0 SpeciesBannerwings
Pseudostigmatidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 0 SpeciesForest giants
Synlestidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 0 SpeciesSylphs
Thaumatoneuridae (Fraser, 1957) - 0 Species
Zacallitidae (Cockerell, 1928) - 0 SpeciesExtinct family of damselflies
22 Families with 449 Species in Nearctic
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Species overview - Checklist for Odonata in Nearctic
Species with ANext  
Acanthagrion quadratum (Selys, 1876)Mexican WedgetailInfo
Aeshna californica -> Rhionaeschna californicaCalifornia darnerInfo
Aeshna canadensis (Walker, 1908)Canada darnerInfo
Aeshna clepsydra (Say, 1840)Mottled darnerInfo
Aeshna constricta (Say, 1840)Lance-tipped darnerInfo
Aeshna dugesi -> Epicauta tibialisArroyo DarnerInfo
Aeshna eremita (Scudder, 1866)Lake darnerInfo
Aeshna interrupta (Walker, 1908)Variable darnerInfo
Aeshna juncea (Linnaeus, 1758)Common hawkerInfo
Aeshna multicolor -> Rhionaeschna multicolorBlue-eyed DarnerInfo
Aeshna mutata -> Rhionaeschna mutataSpatterdock DarnerInfo
Aeshna palmata (Hagen, 1856)Paddle-tailed darnerInfo
Aeshna persephone (Donnelly, 1961)Persephone´s darnerInfo
Aeshna psilus -> Epicauta waterhouseiTurquoise-tipped DarnerInfo
Aeshna septentrionalis (Burmeister, 1839)Azure darnerInfo
Aeshna sitchensis (Hagen, 1861)Zigzag darnerInfo
Aeshna subarctica (Walker, 1908)Bog hawkerInfo
Aeshna tuberculifera (Walker, 1908)Black-tipped darnerInfo
Aeshna umbrosa (Walker, 1908)Shadow darnerInfo
Aeshna verticalis (Hagen, 1861)Green-striped darnerInfo
Aeshna walkeri (Kennedy, 1917)Walker´s darnerInfo
Amphiagrion abbreviatum (Selys, 1876)Western Red DamselInfo
Amphiagrion saucium (Burmeister, 1839)Eastern Red DamselInfo
Anax amazili (Burmeister, 1839)Amazon DarnerInfo
Anax junia (Drury, 1770)Info
Anax longipes (Hagen, 1861)Comet DarnerInfo
Anax walsinghami (Mclachlan, 1882)Giant DarnerInfo
Apanisagrion lais (Selys, 1876)Black-and-white DamselInfo
Aphylla angustifolia (Garrison, 1986)Broad-striped ForceptailInfo
Aphylla protracta (Hagen In Selys, 1859)Narrow-striped ForceptailInfo
Aphylla williamsoni (Gloyd, 1936)Two-striped ForceptailInfo
Argia agrioides (Calvert, 1895)California DancerInfo
Argia alberta (Kennedy, 1918)Paiute DancerInfo
Argia apicale (Say, 1839)Info
Argia barretti (Calvert, 1902)Comanche DancerInfo
Argia bipunctulatum (Hagen, 1861)Info
Argia cupreum (Hagen, 1861)Info
Argia emma (Kennedy, 1916)Emma´s DancerInfo
Argia extraneum (Hagen, 1861)Info
Argia fumipennis (Burmeister, 1839)Variable DancerInfo
Argia hinei (Kennedy, 1918)Lavender DancerInfo
Argia immundum (Hagen, 1861)Info
Argia lacrimans (Hagen, 1861)Sierra Madre DancerInfo
Argia leonorae (Garrison, 1994)Leonora´s DancerInfo
Argia lugens (Hagen, 1861)Sooty DancerInfo
Argia moestum (Hagen, 1861)Info
Argia munda (Calvert, 1902)Apache DancerInfo
Argia nahuana (Calvert, 1902)Aztec DancerInfo
Argia oenea (Hagen In Selys, 1865)Fiery-eyed DancerInfo
Argia pallens (Calvert, 1902)Amethyst DancerInfo
Argia pima (Garrison, 1994)Pima DancerInfo
Argia plana (Calvert, 1902)Springwater DancerInfo
Argia rhoadsi (Calvert, 1902)Golden-winged DancerInfo
Argia sabino (Garrison, 1994)Sabino DancerInfo
Argia sedulum (Hagen, 1861)Info
Argia tarascana (Calvert, 1902)Tarascan DancerInfo
Argia tezpi (Calvert, 1902)Tezpi DancerInfo
Argia tibialis (Rambur, 1842)Blue-tipped DancerInfo
Argia tonto (Calvert, 1902)Tonto DancerInfo
Argia translata (Hagen In Selys, 1865)Dusky DancerInfo
Argia vivida (Hagen In Selys, 1865)Vivid DancerInfo
Arigomphus cornutus (Tough, 1900)Horned ClubtailInfo
Arigomphus furcifer (Hagen In Selys, 1878)Lilypad ClubtailInfo
Arigomphus lentulus (Needham, 1902)Stillwater ClubtailInfo
Arigomphus maxwelli (Ferguson, 1950)Bayou ClubtailInfo
Arigomphus pallidus (Rambur, 1842)Gray-green ClubtailInfo
Arigomphus submedianus (Williamson, 1914)Jade ClubtailInfo
Arigomphus villosipes (Selys, 1854)Unicorn ClubtailInfo
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Basiaeschna janata (Say, 1839)Springtime DarnerInfo
Boyeria grafiana (Williamson, 1907)Ocellated DarnerInfo
Boyeria vinosa (Say, 1840)Fawn DarnerInfo
Brachymesia furcata (Hagen, 1861)Red-tailed PennantInfo
Brachymesia gravida (Calvert, 1890)Four-spotted PennantInfo
Brachymesia herbida (Gundlach, 1889)Tawny PennantInfo
Brechmorhoga mendax (Hagen, 1861)Pale-faced ClubskimmerInfo
Brechmorhoga pertinax (Hagen, 1861)Masked ClubskimmerInfo
Brechmorhoga vivax (Calvert, 1906)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Calopteryx aequabilis (Say, 1840)River JewelwingInfo
Calopteryx amata (Hagen, 1889)Superb JewelwingInfo
Calopteryx angustipennis (Hagen In Selys, 1853)Appalachian JewelwingInfo
Calopteryx dimidiata (Burmeister, 1839)Sparkling JewelwingInfo
Calopteryx maculata (Palisot De Beauvois, 1805)Ebony JewelwingInfo
Cannaphila insularis (Kirby, 1889)Gray-waisted SkimmerInfo
Celithemis amanda (Hagen, 1861)Amanda´s PennantInfo
Celithemis bertha (Williamson, 1922)Red-veined PennantInfo
Celithemis elisa (Hagen, 1861)Elisa PennantInfo
Celithemis eponina (Drury, 1773)Halloween PennantInfo
Celithemis fasciata (Kirby, 1889)Banded PennantInfo
Celithemis martha (Williamson, 1922)Martha´s PennantInfo
Celithemis ornata (Rambur, 1842)Ornate PennantInfo
Celithemis verna (Pritchard, 1935)Double-ringed PennantInfo
Chromagrion conditum (Hagen In Selys, 1876)Aurora DamselInfo
Coenagrion angulatum (Walker, 1912)Prairie BluetInfo
Coenagrion interrogatum (Hagen In Selys, 1876)Subarctic BluetInfo
Coenagrion resolutum (Hagen In Selys, 1876)Taiga BluetInfo
Cordulegaster bilineata (Carle, 1983)Brown SpiketailInfo
Cordulegaster diadema (Selys, 1868)Apache SpiketailInfo
Cordulegaster diastatops (Selys, 1854)Delta-spotted SpiketailInfo
Cordulegaster dorsalis (Hagen In Selys, 1858)Pacific SpiketailInfo
Cordulegaster erroneus (Hagen, 1878)Info
Cordulegaster maculatus (Selys, 1854)Info
Cordulegaster obliqua (Say, 1840)Arrowhead SpiketailInfo
Cordulegaster sayi (Selys, 1854)Say´s SpiketailInfo
Cordulia shurtleffi (Scudder, 1866)American emeraldInfo
Coryphaeschna adnexa (Hagen, 1861)Blue-faced DarnerInfo
Coryphaeschna ingens (Rambur, 1842)Regal DarnerInfo
Coryphaeschna viriditas (Calvert, 1952)Mangrove DarnerInfo
Crocothemis servilia (Drury, 1773)Acarlet skimmerInfo
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Dorocordulia lepida (Hagen In Selys, 1871)Petite EmeraldInfo
Dorocordulia libera (Selys, 1871)Racket-tailed EmeraldInfo
Dromogomphus armatus (Selys, 1854)Southeastern SpinylegInfo
Dromogomphus spinosus (Selys, 1854)Black-shouldered SpinylegInfo
Dromogomphus spoliatus (Hagen In Selys, 1858)Flag-tailed SpinylegInfo
Dythemis fugax (Hagen, 1861)Checkered SetwingInfo
Dythemis maya (Calvert, 1906)Mayan SetwingInfo
Dythemis nigrescens (Calvert, 1899)Black SetwingInfo
Dythemis velox (Hagen, 1861)Swift SetwingInfo
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Enallagma anna (Williamson, 1900)River BluetInfo
Enallagma antennatum (Say, 1840)Rainbow BluetInfo
Enallagma aspersum (Hagen, 1861)Azure BluetInfo
Enallagma basidens (Calvert, 1902)Double-Striped BluetInfo
Enallagma boreale (Selys, 1875)Boreal BluetInfo
Enallagma carunculatum (Morse, 1895)Tule BluetInfo
Enallagma civile (Hagen, 1861)Familiar BluetInfo
Enallagma clausum (Morse, 1895)Alkali BluetInfo
Enallagma coecum (Hagen, 1861)Purple BluetInfo
Enallagma concisum (Williamson, 1922)Cherry BluetInfo
Enallagma cyathigerum (Charpentier, 1840)Common Blue DamselflySite
Enallagma daeckii (Calvert, 1903)Attenuated BluetInfo
Enallagma davisi (Westfall, 1943)Sandhill BluetInfo
Enallagma divagans (Selys, 1876)Turquoise BluetInfo
Enallagma doubledayi (Selys, 1850)Atlantic BluetInfo
Enallagma dubium (Root, 1924)Burgundy BluetInfo
Enallagma durum (Hagen, 1861)Big BluetInfo
Enallagma ebrium (Hagen, 1861)Marsh BluetInfo
Enallagma exsulans (Hagen, 1861)Stream BluetInfo
Enallagma geminatum (Kellicott, 1895)Skimming BluetInfo
Enallagma hageni (Walsh, 1863)Hagen´s BluetInfo
Enallagma laterale (Morse, 1895)New England BluetInfo
Enallagma minusculum (Morse, 1895)Little BluetInfo
Enallagma novaehispaniae (Calvert, 1907)Neotropical BluetInfo
Enallagma pallidum (Root, 1923)Pale BluetInfo
Enallagma pictum (Morse, 1895)Scarlet BluetInfo
Enallagma pollutum (Hagen, 1861)Florida BluetInfo
Enallagma praevarum (Hagen, 1861)Arroyo BluetInfo
Enallagma recurvatum (Davis, 1913)Pine Barrens BluetInfo
Enallagma semicirculare (Selys, 1876)Claw-tipped BluetInfo
Enallagma signatum (Hagen, 1861)Orange BluetInfo
Enallagma sulcatum (Williamson, 1922)Golden BluetInfo
Enallagma traviatum (Selys, 1876)Slender BluetInfo
Enallagma vesperum (Calvert, 1919)Vesper BluetInfo
Enallagma weewa (Byers, 1927)Blackwater BluetInfo
Epiaeschna heros (Fabricius, 1798)Swamp DarnerInfo
Epitheca canis (Mclachlan, 1886)Beaverpond BaskettailInfo
Epitheca costalis (Selys, 1871)Slender BaskettailInfo
Epitheca cynosura (Say, 1840)Common BaskettailInfo
Epitheca petechialis (Muttkowski, 1911)Dot-winged BaskettailInfo
Epitheca princeps (Hagen, 1861)Prince BaskettailInfo
Epitheca semiaquea (Burmeister, 1839)Mantled BaskettailInfo
Epitheca sepia (Gloyd, 1933)Sepia BaskettailInfo
Epitheca spinigera (Selys, 1871)Spiny BaskettailInfo
Epitheca spinosa (Hagen In Selys, 1878)Robust BaskettailInfo
Epitheca stella (Williamson In Muttkowski, 1911)Florida BaskettailInfo
Erpetogomphus compositus (Hagen In Selys, 1858)White-belted RingtailInfo
Erpetogomphus crotalinus (Hagen In Selys, 1854)Yellow-legged RingtailInfo
Erpetogomphus designatus (Hagen In Selys, 1858)Eastern RingtailInfo
Erpetogomphus eutainia (Calvert, 1905)Blue-faced RingtailInfo
Erpetogomphus heterodon (Garrison, 1994)Dashed RingtailInfo
Erpetogomphus lampropeltis (Kennedy, 1918)Serpent RingtailInfo
Erythemis attala (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Black PondhawkInfo
Erythemis collocata (Hagen, 1861)Western PondhawkInfo
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 connata (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Erythrodiplax funerea (Hagen, 1861)Black-winged DragonletInfo
Erythrodiplax fusca (Rambur, 1842)Red-faced DragonletInfo
Erythrodiplax justiniana (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Info
Erythrodiplax minuscula (Rambur, 1842)Little Blue DragonletInfo
Erythrodiplax umbrata (Linnaeus, 1758)Band-winged DragonletInfo
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gomphaeschna antilope (Hagen, 1874)Taper-tailed DarnerInfo
Gomphaeschna furcillata (Say, 1840)Harlequin DarnerInfo
Gomphus abbreviatus (Hagen In Selys, 1878)Spine-crowned ClubtailInfo
Gomphus abbreviatus (Hagen, 1878)Info
Gomphus adelphus (Selys, 1858)Mustached ClubtailInfo
Gomphus adelphus (Selys, 1858)Info
Gomphus apomyius (Donnelly, 1966)Banner ClubtailInfo
Gomphus apomyius (Donnelly, 1966)Info
Gomphus australis (Needham, 1897)Clearlake ClubtailInfo
Gomphus borealis (Needham, 1901)Beaverpond ClubtailInfo
Gomphus cavillaris (Needham, 1902)Sandhill ClubtailInfo
Gomphus consanguis (Selys, 1879)Cherokee ClubtailInfo
Gomphus crassus (Hagen In Selys, 1878)Handsome ClubtailInfo
Gomphus descriptus (Banks, 1896)Harpoon ClubtailInfo
Gomphus dilatatus (Rambur, 1842)Blackwater ClubtailInfo
Gomphus diminutus (Needham, 1950)Diminutive ClubtailInfo
Gomphus exilis (Selys, 1854)Lancet ClubtailInfo
Gomphus externus (Hagen In Selys, 1858)Plains ClubtailInfo
Gomphus fraterna (Say, 1839)Info
Gomphus geminatus (Carle, 1979)Twin-striped ClubtailInfo
Gomphus geminatus (Carle, 1979)Info
Gomphus gonzalezi (Dunkle, 1992)Tamaulipan ClubtailInfo
Gomphus graslinellus (Walsh, 1862)Pronghorn ClubtailInfo
Gomphus hodgesi (Needham, 1950)Hodges´s ClubtailInfo
Gomphus hybridus (Williamson, 1902)Cocoa ClubtailInfo
Gomphus kurilis (Hagen In Selys, 1858)Pacific ClubtailInfo
Gomphus lineatifrons (Calvert, 1921)Splendid ClubtailInfo
Gomphus lividus (Selys, 1854)Ashy ClubtailInfo
Gomphus lynnae (Paulson, 1983)Columbia ClubtailInfo
Gomphus militaris (Hagen In Selys, 1858)Sulphur-tipped ClubtailInfo
Gomphus minutus (Rambur, 1842)Cypress ClubtailInfo
Gomphus modestus (Needham, 1942)Gulf Coast ClubtailInfo
Gomphus oklahomensis (Pritchard, 1935)Oklahoma ClubtailInfo
Gomphus ozarkensis (Westfall, 1975)Ozark ClubtailInfo
Gomphus parvidens (Currie, 1917)Piedmont ClubtailInfo
Gomphus parvidens (Currie, 1917)Info
Gomphus quadricolor (Walsh, 1863)Rapids ClubtailInfo
Gomphus rogersi (Gloyd, 1936)Sable ClubtailInfo
Gomphus sandrius (Tennessen, 1983)Tennessee ClubtailInfo
Gomphus septima (Westfall, 1956)Septima´s ClubtailInfo
Gomphus spicatus (Hagen In Selys, 1854)Dusky ClubtailInfo
Gomphus vastus (Walsh, 1862)Cobra ClubtailInfo
Gomphus ventricosus (Walsh, 1863)Skillet ClubtailInfo
Gomphus viridifrons (Hine, 1901)Green-faced ClubtailInfo
Gomphus viridifrons (Hine, 1901)Info
Gomphus westfalli (Carle & May, 1987)Westfall´s ClubtailInfo
Gynacantha nervosa (Rambur, 1842)Twilight DarnerInfo
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hagenius brevistylus (Selys, 1854)DragonhunterInfo
Helocordulia selysii (Hagen In Selys, 1878)Selys´s SundragonInfo
Helocordulia uhleri (Selys, 1871)Uhler´s SundragonInfo
Hesperagrion heterodoxum (Selys, 1868)Painted DamselInfo
Hetaerina americana (Fabricius, 1798)American RubyspotInfo
Hetaerina titia (Drury, 1773)Smoky RubyspotInfo
Hetaerina vulnerata (Hagen In Selys, 1853)Canyon RubyspotInfo
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Idiataphe cubensis (Scudder, 1866)Metallic PennantInfo
Ischnura barberi (Currie, 1903)Desert ForktailInfo
Ischnura cervula (Selys, 1876)Pacific ForktailInfo
Ischnura damula (Calvert, 1902)Plains ForktailInfo
Ischnura demorsum (Hagen, 1861)Info
Ischnura denticollis (Burmeister, 1839)Black-fronted ForktailInfo
Ischnura erratica (Calvert, 1895)Swift ForktailInfo
Ischnura gemina (Kennedy, 1917)San Francisco ForktailInfo
Ischnura hastata (Say, 1839)Citrine ForktailInfo
Ischnura kellicotti (Williamson, 1898)Lilypad ForktailInfo
Ischnura perparva (Mclachlan In Selys, 1876)Western ForktailInfo
Ischnura positum (Hagen, 1861)Info
Ischnura prognatum (Hagen, 1861)Info
Ischnura ramburii (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Rambur´s ForktailInfo
Ischnura verticalis (Say, 1839)Eastern ForktailInfo
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Ladona deplanata (Rambur, 1842)Blue CorporalInfo
Ladona exusta (Say, 1840)White CorporalInfo
Ladona julia (Uhler, 1857)Chalk-fronted CorporalInfo
Lanthus parvulus (Selys, 1854)Northern Pygmy ClubtailInfo
Lanthus vernalis (Carle, 1980)Southern Pygmy ClubtailInfo
Lestes alacer (Hagen, 1861)Plateau SpreadwingInfo
Lestes congener (Hagen, 1861)Spotted SpreadwingInfo
Lestes disjuncta (Selys, 1862)Info
Lestes dryas (Kirby, 1890)Emerald SpreadwingInfo
Lestes eurinus (Say, 1840)Amber-winged SpreadwingInfo
Lestes forcipata (Rambur, 1842)Info
Lestes forficula (Rambur, 1842)Rainpool SpreadwingInfo
Lestes inaequalis (Walsh, 1862)Elegant SpreadwingInfo
Lestes rectangularis (Say, 1840)Slender SpreadwingInfo
Lestes spumaria (Hagen, 1862)Info
Lestes stulta (Hagen, 1861)Info
Lestes tenuata (Rambur, 1842)Info
Lestes unguiculata (Hagen, 1861)Info
Lestes vidua (Hagen, 1861)Carolina SpreadwingInfo
Lestes vigilax (Selys, 1862)Swamp SpreadwingInfo
Leucorrhinia borealis (Hagen, 1890)Boreal WhitefaceInfo
Leucorrhinia frigida (Hagen, 1890)Frosted WhitefaceInfo
Leucorrhinia glacialis (Hagen, 1890)Crimson-ringed WhitefaceInfo
Leucorrhinia hudsonica (Selys, 1850)Hudsonian WhitefaceInfo
Leucorrhinia intacta (Hagen, 1861)Dot-tailed WhitefaceInfo
Leucorrhinia patricia (Walker, 1940)Canada WhitefaceInfo
Leucorrhinia proxima (Calvert, 1890)Red-waisted WhitefaceInfo
Libellula auripennis (Burmeister, 1839)Golden-winged Skimmer NorthInfo
Libellula axilena (Westwood, 1837)Bar-winged SkimmerInfo
Libellula comanche (Calvert, 1907)Comanche SkimmerInfo
Libellula composita (Hagen, 1873)Bleached SkimmerInfo
Libellula croceipennis (Selys, 1868)Neon SkimmerInfo
Libellula cyanea -> Apamea oblongaSpangled SkimmerInfo
Libellula deplanata -> Tolidomordella discoideaBlue CorporalInfo
Libellula exusta -> Tolidomordella fenestrataWhite CorporalInfo
Libellula flavida -> Eublemma posttornalisYellow-sided SkimmerInfo
Libellula foliata (Kirby, 1889)Info
Libellula forensis (Hagen, 1861)Eight-spotted SkimmerInfo
Libellula incesta (Hagen, 1861)Slaty SkimmerInfo
Libellula jesseana (Williamson, 1922)Purple SkimmerInfo
Libellula julia -> Ladona juliaChalk-fronted CorporalInfo
Libellula luctuosa (Burmeister, 1839)Widow SkimmerInfo
Libellula lydia -> Tolidomoxia nigerrimaLong-tailed SkimmerInfo
Libellula needhami (Westfall, 1943)Needham´s SkimmerInfo
Libellula nodisticta (Hagen, 1861)Hoary SkimmerInfo
Libellula pulchella -> Celithemis amandaTen-spot SkimmerInfo
Libellula quadrimaculata (Linnaeus, 1758)Four-spotted SkimmerInfo
Libellula saturata (Uhler, 1857)Firecracker SkimmerInfo
Libellula semifasciata (Burmeister, 1839)Painted SkimmerInfo
Libellula subornata -> Plathemis subornataDesert WhitetailInfo
Libellula vibrans (Fabricius, 1793)Great Blue SkimmerInfo
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Macrodiplax balteata (Hagen, 1861)Marl PennantInfo
Macromia alleghaniensis (Williamson, 1909)Allegheny River CruiserInfo
Macromia annulata (Hagen, 1861)Bronzed River CruiserInfo
Macromia illinoiensis (Walsh, 1862)Swift River CruiserInfo
Macromia magnifica (Mclachlan In Selys, 1874)Western River CruiserInfo
Macromia margarita (Westfall, 1947)Mountain River CruiserInfo
Macromia pacifica (Hagen, 1861)Gilded River CruiserInfo
Macromia taeniolata (Rambur, 1842)Royal River CruiserInfo
Macrothemis imitans (Karsch, 1890)Ivory-striped SylphInfo
Macrothemis inacuta (Calvert, 1898)Straw-colored SylphInfo
Macrothemis inequiunguis (Calvert, 1895)Jade-striped SylphInfo
Miathyria marcella (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Hyacinth GliderInfo
Micrathyria aequalis (Hagen, 1861)Spot-tailed DasherInfo
Micrathyria didyma (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Three-striped DasherInfo
Micrathyria hagenii (Kirby, 1890)Thornbush DasherInfo
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nannothemis bella (Uhler, 1857)Elfin SkimmerInfo
Nasiaeschna pentacantha (Rambur, 1842)Cyrano DarnerInfo
Nehalennia gracilis (Morse, 1895)Sphagnum SpriteInfo
Nehalennia integricollis (Calvert, 1913)Southern SpriteInfo
Nehalennia irene (Hagen, 1861)Sedge SpriteInfo
Nehalennia pallidula (Calvert, 1913)Everglades SpriteInfo
Neoerythromma cultellatum (Hagen In Selys, 1876)Caribbean YellowfaceInfo
Neoneura aaroni (Calvert, 1903)Coral-fronted ThreadtailInfo
Neurocordulia alabamensis (Hodges In Needham & Westfall, 1955)Alabama ShadowdragonInfo
Neurocordulia molesta (Walsh, 1863)Smoky ShadowdragonInfo
Neurocordulia obsoleta (Say, 1840)Umber ShadowdragonInfo
Neurocordulia virginiensis (Davis, 1927)Cinnamon ShadowdragonInfo
Neurocordulia xanthosoma (Williamson, 1908)Orange ShadowdragonInfo
Neurocordulia yamaskanensis (Provancher, 1875)Stygian ShadowdragonInfo
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Octogomphus specularis (Hagen In Selys, 1859)GrappletailInfo
Ophiogomphus acuminatus (Carle, 1981)Acuminate SnaketailInfo
Ophiogomphus anomalus (Harvey, 1898)Extra-striped SnaketailInfo
Ophiogomphus arizonicus (Kennedy, 1917)Arizona SnaketailInfo
Ophiogomphus aspersus (Morse, 1895)Brook SnaketailInfo
Ophiogomphus australis (Carle, 1992)Southern SnaketailInfo
Ophiogomphus bison (Selys, 1873)Bison SnaketailInfo
Ophiogomphus carolus (Needham, 1897)Riffle SnaketailInfo
Ophiogomphus colubrinus (Selys, 1854)Boreal SnaketailInfo
Ophiogomphus edmundo (Needham, 1951)Edmund´s SnaketailInfo
Ophiogomphus howei (Bromley, 1924)Pygmy SnaketailInfo
Ophiogomphus incurvatus (Carle, 1982)Appalachian SnaketailInfo
Ophiogomphus mainensis (Packard, 1863)Maine SnaketailInfo
Ophiogomphus morrisoni (Selys, 1879)Great Basin SnaketailInfo
Ophiogomphus occidentis (Hagen, 1885)Sinuous SnaketailInfo
Ophiogomphus rupinsulensis (Walsh, 1862)Rusty SnaketailInfo
Ophiogomphus severus (Hagen, 1874)Pale SnaketailInfo
Ophiogomphus susbehcha (Vogt & Smith, 1993)St. Croix SnaketailInfo
Ophiogomphus westfalli (Cook & Daigle, 1985)Westfall´s SnaketailInfo
Oplonaeschna armata (Hagen, 1861)Riffle DarnerInfo
Orthemis ferruginea (Fabricius, 1775)Roseate SkimmerInfo
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pachydiplax longipennis (Burmeister, 1839)Blue dasherInfo
Palaemnema domina (Calvert, 1903)Desert ShadowdamselInfo
Paltothemis lineatipes (Karsch, 1890)Red Rock SkimmerInfo
Pantala flavescens (Fabricius, 1798)Wandering GliderInfo
Pantala hymenaea (Say, 1840)Spot-winged GliderInfo
Perithemis domitia (Drury, 1773)Slough AmberwingInfo
Perithemis intensa (Kirby, 1889)Mexican AmberwingInfo
Perithemis mooma (Kirby, 1889)Info
Perithemis tenera (Say, 1840)Eastern AmberwingInfo
Phyllogomphoides albrighti (Needham, 1950)Five-striped LeaftailInfo
Phyllogomphoides stigmata (Say, 1839)Info
Plathemis lydia (Drury, 1773)Common WhitetailInfo
Plathemis subornata (Hagen, 1861)Desert WhitetailInfo
Progomphus alachuensis (Byers, 1939)Tawny SanddragonInfo
Progomphus bellei (Knopf & Tennessen, 1980)Belle´s SanddragonInfo
Progomphus borealis (Mclachlan In Selys, 1873)Gray SanddragonInfo
Progomphus obscurus (Rambur, 1842)Common SanddragonInfo
Protoneura cara (Calvert, 1903)Orange-striped ThreadtailInfo
Pseudoleon superba (Hagen, 1861)Info
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Remartinia luteipennis (Burmeister, 1839)Malachite DarnerInfo
Rhionaeschna californica (Calvert, 1895)California DarnerInfo
Rhionaeschna dugesi (Calvert, 1905)Arroyo DarnerInfo
Rhionaeschna multicolor (Hagen, 1861)Blue-eyed DarnerInfo
Rhionaeschna mutata (Hagen, 1861)Spatterdock DarnerInfo
Rhionaeschna psilus (Calvert, 1947)Turquoise-tipped DarnerInfo
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Somatochlora albicincta (Burmeister, 1839)Ringed EmeraldInfo
Somatochlora brevicincta (Robert, 1954)Quebec EmeraldInfo
Somatochlora calverti (Williamson & Gloyd, 1933)Calvert´s EmeraldInfo
Somatochlora cingulata (Selys, 1871)Lake EmeraldInfo
Somatochlora elongata (Scudder, 1866)Ski-tipped EmeraldInfo
Somatochlora ensigera (Martin, 1907)Plains EmeraldInfo
Somatochlora filosa (Hagen, 1861)Fine-lined EmeraldInfo
Somatochlora flavomaculata (Vander Linden, 1825)Yellow-Spotted EmeraldInfo
Somatochlora forcipata (Scudder, 1866)Forcipate EmeraldInfo
Somatochlora franklini (Selys, 1878)Delicate EmeraldInfo
Somatochlora georgiana (Walker, 1925)Coppery EmeraldInfo
Somatochlora hineana (Williamson, 1931)Hine´s EmeraldInfo
Somatochlora hudsonica -> Somatochlora sahlbergiHudsonian EmeraldInfo
Somatochlora incurvata (Walker, 1918)Incurvate EmeraldInfo
Somatochlora kennedyi (Walker, 1918)Kennedy´s EmeraldInfo
Somatochlora linearis (Hagen, 1861)Mocha EmeraldInfo
Somatochlora margarita (Donnelly, 1962)Texas EmeraldInfo
Somatochlora minor -> Somatochlora flavomaculataOcellated EmeraldInfo
Somatochlora ozarkensis (Bird, 1933)Ozark EmeraldInfo
Somatochlora provocans (Calvert, 1903)Treetop EmeraldInfo
Somatochlora sahlbergi (Trybom, 1889)Treeline EmeraldInfo
Somatochlora semicircularis (Selys, 1871)Mountain EmeraldInfo
Somatochlora septentrionalis (Hagen, 1861)Muskeg EmeraldInfo
Somatochlora tenebrosa -> Somatochlora filosaClamp-tipped EmeraldInfo
Somatochlora walshii (Scudder, 1866)Brush-tipped EmeraldInfo
Somatochlora whitehousei (Walker, 1925)Whitehouse´s EmeraldInfo
Somatochlora williamsoni (Walker, 1907)Williamson´s EmeraldInfo
Stylogomphus albistylus (Hagen In Selys, 1878)Eastern Least ClubtailInfo
Stylurus amnicola (Walsh, 1862)Riverine ClubtailInfo
Stylurus intricatus (Selys, 1858)Brimstone ClubtailInfo
Stylurus ivae (Williamson, 1932)Shining ClubtailInfo
Stylurus laurae (Williamson, 1932)Laura´s ClubtailInfo
Stylurus notatus (Rambur, 1842)Elusive ClubtailInfo
Stylurus olivaceus (Selys, 1873)Olive ClubtailInfo
Stylurus plagiatus (Selys, 1854)Russet-tipped ClubtailInfo
Stylurus potulentus (Needham, 1942)Yellow-sided ClubtailInfo
Stylurus scudderi (Selys, 1873)Zebra ClubtailInfo
Stylurus spiniceps (Walsh, 1862)Arrow ClubtailInfo
Stylurus townesi (Gloyd, 1936)Towne´s ClubtailInfo
Sympetrum ambigua (Rambur, 1842)Info
Sympetrum corrupta (Hagen, 1861)Info
Sympetrum costifera (Hagen, 1861)Info
Sympetrum danae (Sulzer, 1776)Black darterInfo
Sympetrum illota (Hagen, 1861)Info
Sympetrum internum (Montgomery, 1943)Cherry-faced meadowhawkInfo
Sympetrum janeae -> Eugnathia roseolivaJanes MeadowhawkInfo
Sympetrum madida (Hagen, 1861)Info
Sympetrum obtrusa (Hagen, 1867)Info
Sympetrum occidentale -> Sympetrum semicinctumWestern MeadowhawkInfo
Sympetrum pallipes (Hagen, 1874)Striped meadowhawkInfo
Sympetrum rubicundula (Say, 1839)Info
Sympetrum semicincta (Say, 1839)Info
Sympetrum semicinctum (Say, 1840)Band-winged meadowhawkInfo
Sympetrum signiferum (Cannings & Garrison, 1991)Spot-winged MeadowhawkInfo
Sympetrum vicina (Hagen, 1861)Info
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Tachopteryx thoreyi (Hagen In Selys, 1858)Gray petaltailInfo
Tanypteryx hageni (Selys, 1879)Black PetaltailInfo
Tauriphila australis (Hagen, 1867)Garnet GliderInfo
Tauriphila azteca (Calvert, 1906)Aztec GliderInfo
Telebasis byersi (Westfall, 1957)Duckweed FiretailInfo
Telebasis salvum (Hagen, 1861)Info
Tholymis citrina (Hagen, 1867)Evening SkimmerInfo
Tramea abdominalis (Rambur, 1842)Vermillion SaddlebagsInfo
Tramea binotata (Rambur, 1842)Sooty SaddlebagInfo
Tramea calverti (Muttkowski, 1910)Striped SaddlebagsInfo
Tramea carolina (Linnaeus, 1763)Carolina SaddlebagsInfo
Tramea insularis (Hagen, 1861)Antillean SaddlebagsInfo
Tramea lacerata (Hagen, 1861)Black SaddlebagsInfo
Tramea onusta (Hagen, 1861)Red SaddlebagsInfo
Triacanthagyna septima (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Pale-green DarnerInfo
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Williamsonia fletcheri (Williamson, 1923)Ebony boghaunterInfo
Williamsonia lintneri (Hagen In Selys, 1878)Ringed boghaunterInfo
Species with ZBack  Top
Zoniagrion exclamationis (Selys, 1876)Exclamation DamselInfo
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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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