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Distribution path and Subregions of Nicaragua (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America - Nicaragua
Taxonomy for Odonata (Dragonflies) in Nicaragua
Class
Nicaragua
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 295 families, 2400 genera, 5683 species
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Subclass
Nicaragua
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 295 families, 2400 genera, 5683 species
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Infraclass
Nicaragua
Palaeoptera (Crampton, 1915) (Ancient winged insects)
 15 families, 70 genera, 133 species
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Superorder
Nicaragua
Odonatoptera (Martynov, 1932)
 9 families, 41 genera, 77 species
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Order
Nicaragua
Odonata (Fabricius, 1793) (Dragonflies) - Systematics
 9 families, 41 genera, 77 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
Nicaragua
    Epiprocta (Lohmann, 1996)
     3 families, 27 genera, 48 species
Suborder
Nicaragua
    Zygoptera (Selys, 1854) (Damselflies)
     6 families, 14 genera, 29 species
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Family overview for Odonata (Dragonflies) in Nicaragua
Aeshnidae (Rambur, 1842) - 4 SpeciesDarners
Calopterygidae (Selys, 1850) - 3 SpeciesDemoiselles
Coenagrionidae (Kirby, 1890) - 17 SpeciesPond damselflies
Gomphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 6 SpeciesClubtails
Lestidae (Calvert, 1901) - 3 SpeciesSpreadwings
Libellulidae (Rambur, 1842) - 38 SpeciesSkimmers
Megapodagrionidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 3 SpeciesFlatwings
Platystictidae (Laidlaw, 1924) - 2 SpeciesShadowdamsels
Pseudostigmatidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 1 SpeciesForest giants
9 Families with 77 Species in Nicaragua


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Species overview - Checklist for Odonata in Nicaragua
Species with ANext  
Acanthagrion quadratum (Selys, 1876)Mexican WedgetailInfo
Anatya guttata (Erichson, 1848)Info
Anax amazili (Burmeister, 1839)Amazon DarnerInfo
Anisagrion allopterum (Selys, 1876)Info
Aphylla dentata (Selys, 1859)Info
Argia extranea (Hagen, 1861)Spine-tipped DancerInfo
Argia oculata (Hagen In Selys, 1865)Info
Argia oenea (Hagen In Selys, 1865)Fiery-eyed DancerInfo
Argia pulla (Hagen In Selys, 1865)Info
Argia tezpi (Calvert, 1902)Tezpi DancerInfo
Argia translata (Hagen In Selys, 1865)Dusky DancerInfo
Argia ulmeca (Calvert, 1902)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Brechmorhoga praecox (Hagen, 1861)Slender ClubskimmerInfo
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cannaphila insularis (Kirby, 1889)Gray-waisted SkimmerInfo
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Desmogomphus paucinervis (Selys, 1873)Info
Diaphlebia angustipennis (Selys, 1854)Info
Diastatops obscura (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Dythemis multipunctata multipunctata (Kirby, 1894)Info
Dythemis sterilis (Hagen, 1861)Info
Dythemis velox (Hagen, 1861)Swift SetwingInfo
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Enallagma civile (Hagen, 1861)Familiar BluetInfo
Enallagma novaehispaniae (Calvert, 1907)Neotropical BluetInfo
Epigomphus westfalli (Donnelly, 1986)Westfall´s KnobtailInfo
Erpetogomphus constrictor (Ris, 1918)Knob-tipped RingtailInfo
Erythemis attala (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Black PondhawkInfo
Erythemis haematogastra (Burmeister, 1839)Red PondhawkInfo
Erythemis peruviana (Rambur, 1842)Flame-tailed PondhawkInfo
Erythemis simplicicollis (Say, 1839)Eastern PondhawkInfo
Erythrodiplax attenuata (Kirby, 1889)Info
Erythrodiplax basalis (Kirby, 1897)Info
Erythrodiplax basifusca -> Erythrodiplax connataPlateau DragonletInfo
Erythrodiplax connata (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Erythrodiplax fervida (Erichson, 1848)Info
Erythrodiplax funerea (Hagen, 1861)Black-winged DragonletInfo
Erythrodiplax fusca (Rambur, 1842)Red-faced DragonletInfo
Erythrodiplax ochracea (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gynacantha nervosa (Rambur, 1842)Twilight DarnerInfo
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hetaerina americana (Fabricius, 1798)American RubyspotInfo
Hetaerina cruentata (Rambur, 1842)Info
Hetaerina occisa (Hagen In Selys, 1853)Info
Heteragrion albifrons (Ris, 1918)Info
Heteragrion eboratum (Donnelly, 1965)Info
Heteragrion erythrogastrum (Selys, 1886)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Leptobasis vacillans (Hagen In Selys, 1877)Red-tipped SwampdamselInfo
Lestes alacer (Hagen, 1861)Plateau SpreadwingInfo
Lestes forficula (Rambur, 1842)Rainpool SpreadwingInfo
Lestes sigma (Calvert, 1901)Chalky SpreadwingInfo
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Macrothemis inacuta (Calvert, 1898)Straw-colored SylphInfo
Macrothemis pseudimitans (Calvert, 1898)White-tailed SylphInfo
Macrothemis pumila -> Euxoa caeruleaInfo
Megaloprepus caerulatus (Drury, 1782)Info
Metaleptobasis bovilla (Calvert, 1907)Info
Miathyria marcella (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Hyacinth GliderInfo
Micrathyria mengeri watsoni -> Euchalcia gerdaInfo
Micrathyria ocellata (Martin, 1897)Info
Micrathyria pseudeximia (Westfall, 1992)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Neoneura amelia (Calvert, 1903)Amelia´s ThreadtailInfo
Nephepeltia phryne (Perty, 1834)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oligoclada sylvia (Kirby, 1889)Info
Orthemis biolleyi (Calvert, 1906)Yellow-lined SkimmerInfo
Orthemis discolor -> Orthemis ferrugineaCarmine SkimmerInfo
Orthemis ferruginea (Fabricius, 1775)Roseate SkimmerInfo
Orthemis levis (Calvert, 1906)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Palaemnema gigantula (Calvert, 1931)Elongate ShadowdamselInfo
Palaemnema paulina (Drury, 1773)Info
Pantala flavescens (Fabricius, 1798)Wandering GliderInfo
Progomphus clendoni (Calvert, 1905)Info
Protoneura amatoria (Calvert, 1907)Info
Protoneura capillaris (Rambur, 1842)Black-fronted ThreadtailInfo
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhionaeschna psilus (Calvert, 1947)Turquoise-tipped DarnerInfo
Rhodopygia hinei (Calvert, 1907)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Telebasis salva (Hagen, 1861)Desert FiretailInfo
Triacanthagyna septima (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Pale-green DarnerInfo
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Uracis fastigiata (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Uracis imbuta (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zenithoptera americana (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Zenithoptera fasciata -> Zenithoptera americanaRainforest BluewingInfo
77 Species in Odonata for Nicaragua 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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