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Distribution path and Subregions of Paleogene (More Checklists)
Path: Fossils - Cenozoic - Paleogene
Subregions: Eocene (Lower Eocene, Middle Eocene, Upper Eocene), Oligocene (Lower Oligocene, Upper Oligocene), Paleocene
Taxonomy for Odonata (Dragonflies) in Paleogene
Class
Paleogene
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 639 families, 4116 genera, 8948 species
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Subclass
Paleogene
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 634 families, 4103 genera, 8914 species
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Infraclass
Paleogene
Palaeoptera (Crampton, 1915) (Ancient winged insects)
 43 families, 126 genera, 230 species
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Superorder
Paleogene
Odonatoptera (Martynov, 1932)
 30 families, 92 genera, 172 species
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Order
Paleogene
Odonata (Fabricius, 1793) (Dragonflies) - Systematics
 30 families, 92 genera, 172 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
Paleogene
    Epiprocta (Lohmann, 1996)
     6 families, 31 genera, 60 species
Suborder
Paleogene
    Zygoptera (Selys, 1854) (Damselflies)
     9 families, 25 genera, 54 species
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Family overview for Odonata (Dragonflies) in Paleogene
Aeshnidae (Rambur, 1842) - 31 SpeciesDarners
Amphipterygidae (Selys, 1853) - 2 Species
Austroperilestidae (Petrulevicius & Nel, 2005) - 1 Species
Bolcacorduliidae (Gentilini, 2002) - 1 Species
Bolcathoridae (Gentilini, 2002) - 1 Species
Calopterygidae (Selys, 1850) - 4 SpeciesDemoiselles
Coenagrionidae (Kirby, 1890) - 13 SpeciesPond damselflies
Cordulephyidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 1 Species
Corduliidae (Selys-longchamps, 1850) - 6 SpeciesBoghaunters
Epallagidae (Needham, 1903) - 10 Species
Frenguelliidae (Petrulevicius & Nel, 2003) - 2 Species
Gomphaeschnidae (Tillyard & Frase, 1940) - 4 Species
Gomphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 4 SpeciesClubtails
Hypolestidae (Fraser, 1938) - 3 Species
Latibasaliidae (Petrulevicius & Nel, 2004) - 2 Species
Lestidae (Calvert, 1901) - 14 SpeciesSpreadwings
Libellulidae (Rambur, 1842) - 17 SpeciesSkimmers
Liupanshaniidae (Bechly & Al, 2001) - 2 Species
Megapodagrionidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 15 SpeciesFlatwings
Palaeomacromiidae (Petrulevicius, Nel & Muzon, 1999) - 4 Species
Petaluridae (Needham, 1903) - 1 SpeciesGraybacks
Platycnemididae (Tillyard, 1917) - 1 SpeciesWhite-legged damselflies
Priscalestidae (Wappler & Petrulevicius, 2007) - 1 Species
Protoneuridae (Tillyard, 1917) - 1 SpeciesThreadtails
Sieblosiidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 12 Species
Synlestidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 3 SpeciesSylphs
Thaumatoneuridae (Fraser, 1957) - 12 Species
Urothemistidae (Lieftinck, 1954) - 1 Species
Zacallitidae (Cockerell, 1928) - 1 SpeciesExtinct family of damselflies
29 Families with 170 Species in Paleogene
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Species overview - Checklist for Odonata in Paleogene
Species with ANext  
Aeschnophlebia andreasi (A. Nel, 2005)Info
Aeshna dido (Hagen, 1863)Info
Aeshna heterofasciata (N. Theobald, 1937)Info
Aeshna larvata (S. H. Scudder, 1890)Info
Aeshna oligocenica (A. Nel, 1994)Info
Aeshna ollivieri (A. Nel, 1986)Info
Aeshna paleocyanea (Nel, 1987)Info
Aeshna solida (S. H. Scudder, 1890)Info
Agrion antiquum (F. Pictet, 1848)Info
Agrion exsularis (S. H. Scudder, 1890)Info
Agrion icarus (H. A. Hagen, 1863)Info
Agrion mascescens (S. H. Scudder, 1890)Info
Agrion mysis (Hagen, 1863)Info
Agrion telluris (S. H. Scudder, 1890)Info
Agrion thais (H. A. Hagen, 1863)Info
Alloaeschna marklae (D. C. Wighton, 1986)Info
Alloaeschna paskapooensis (D. C. Wighton, 1986)Info
Alloaeschna quadrata (D. C. Wighton, 1986)Info
Amgupteryx zherikhini (J. F. Petrulevicius, 2010)Info
Anax parthenope parthenope (Selys, 1839)Info
Anglogomphaeschna eocenica (A. Nel, 2014)Info
Anglohypolestes fasciata (A. Nel, 2014)Info
Angloprotoneura emilielacroixi (A. Nel, 2014)Info
Archaeophlebia enigmatica (L. Piton, 1940)Info
Argia aliena (S. H. Scudder, 1892)Info
Austrolibellula noroestenia (J. F. Petrulevicius, 2003)Info
Austroperilestes hunco (J. F. Petrulevicius, 2005)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bolcacordulia paradoxa (G. Gentilini, 2002)Info
Bolcathemis nervosa (G. Gentilini, 2002)Info
Bolcathore colorata (G. Gentilini, 2002)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Caussanelia papaziani (A. Nel, 1997)Info
Cordulia scheuchzeri (A. B. P. Massalongo, 1856)Info
Curviarculia delicata (J. F. Petrulevicius, 2002)Info
Curviarculia lamasi (J. F. Petrulevicius, 2002)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dysagrion fredericii (Scudder, 1878)Info
Dysagrion lakesii (S. H. Scudder, 1890)Info
Dysagrion packardii (S. H. Scudder, 1885)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Eckfeldia superstes (T. Wappler, 2003)Info
Ejerslevia haraldi (W. Zessin, 2011)Info
Electrophenacolestes serafini (A. Nel, 2006)Info
Electropodagrion szwedoi (D. Azar, 2008)Info
Elektroeuphaea flecki (A. Nel, 2013)Info
Enallagma florissantella (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1908)Info
Enallagma mortuella (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1909)Info
Enallagma oblisum (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1925)Info
Enallagma oligocena (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1916)Info
Eodichroma mirifica (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1923)Info
Eodysagrion mikkelseni (J. Rust, 2008)Info
Eohypolestes hooleyi (Nel & Fleck, 2014)Info
Eolestes ramosus (Greenwalt & Bechly, 2014)Info
Eolestes syntheticus (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1940)Info
Eomacrodiplax incompleta (A. Nel, 2014)Info
Eopodagrion abortivum (Scudder, 1878)Info
Eopodagrion scudderi (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1921)Info
Eothaumatoneura ptychoptera (A. Pongrácz, 1935)Info
Epiaeschna gossi (H. Campion, 1916)Info
Epiaeschna magnifica (Martynov, 1929)Info
Epiaeschna pseudoheros (A. Nel, 2010)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Frenguellia iglesiasi (J. F. Petrulevicius, 2013)Info
Frenguellia patagonica (J. F. Petrulevicius, 2003)Info
Furagrion jutlandicus (K. L. Henriksen, 1922)Info
Furagrion morsi (W. Zessin, 2011)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gomphaeschna danica (H. O. R. Madsen, 1997)Info
Gomphaeschna paleocenica (H. O. R. Madsen, 1997)Info
Gomphaeschna schrankii (S. E. Lewis, 1988)Info
Gomphoides occulta (Hagen, 1856)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hanklitia hankliti (W. Zessin, 2011)Info
Hesperagrion praevolans (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1907)Info
Huncoaeshna corrugata (J. F. Petrulevicius, 2010)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Ictinus fur (H. A. Hagen, 1863)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Jeanlegrandia oligocenica (A. Nel, 2005)Info
Jujusia maizgorda (J. F. Petrulevicius, 2002)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Kvacekia infuscata (J. Prokop, 2002)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Labandeiraia americaborealis (J. F. Petrulevicius, 2007)Info
Labandeiraia europae (J. F. Petrulevicius, 2007)Info
Latibasalia elongata (J. F. Petrulevicius, 2004)Info
Latibasalia quispeae (J. F. Petrulevicius, 2004)Info
Lestes aquisextana (A. Nel, 1985)Info
Lestes brisaci (A. Nel, 1997)Info
Lestes ceresti (A. Nel, 1985)Info
Lestes conexus (Yan & Tang, 1976)Info
Lestes datangensis (Wang, 1976)Info
Lestes forsterii (Hess, 1895)Info
Lestes irenea (A. Nel, 1987)Info
Lestes lutzi (A. Nel, 1994)Info
Lestes plicata (L. Piton, 1939)Info
Lestes regina (N. Theobald, 1937)Info
Lestes sieblosiformis (Cosmovici & Pauca, 1955)Info
Lestes statzi (E. Schmidt, 1958)Info
Lestes vicina (Hagen, 1858)Info
Lestes zalesskyi (Piton, 1940)Info
Libellula cassandra (Hagen, 1863)Info
Libellula ceres (H. A. Hagen, 1863)Info
Libellula martini (F. Meunier, 1914)Info
Libellula minuscula -> Eublemma nyctopaInfo
Libellula pourqueryi (H. Nicolas, 1890)Info
Libellula requieniana (H. Nicolas, 1890)Info
Libellulapis antiquorum (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1906)Info
Libellulapis wilmattae (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1913)Info
Lithagrion elongatum (Martynov, 1929)Info
Lithagrion hyalinum (S. H. Scudder, 1890)Info
Litheuphaea carpenteri (F. C. Fraser, 1955)Info
Litheuphaea coloradensis (J. F. Petrulevicius, 2007)Info
Litheuphaea ludwigi (G. Bechly, 1998)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Megalestes anglicus (Cockerell, 1915)Info
Melanagrion nigerrimum (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1908)Info
Melanagrion umbratum (S. H. Scudder, 1890)Info
Miopodagrion optimum (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1916)Info
Molercordulia karinae (G. Bechly, 2005)Info
Morsagrion ansorgei (W. Zessin, 2011)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Necracantha composita (Martynov, 1929)Info
Necracantha proxima (A. V. Martynov, 1929)Info
Neophya legrandi (A. Nel, 2014)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oligaeschna ashutasica (Martynov, 1929)Info
Oligaeschna jungi (L. Piton, 1939)Info
Oligaeschna kvaceki (J. Prokop, 2007)Info
Oligaeschna lapidaria (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1913)Info
Oligaeschna palaeocoerulea (J. Timon-david, 1946)Info
Oligaeschna separata (S. H. Scudder, 1890)Info
Oligaeschna wedmanni (A. Nel, 2014)Info
Oligoaeschna anglica (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1916)Info
Oligoaeschna conjuncta (A. V. Martynov, 1929)Info
Oligoaeschna needhami (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1907)Info
Oligoaeschna oligocenica (Nel, 1983)Info
Oligoargiolestes oligocenum (C. H. Kennedy, 1925)Info
Oligoclada abbreviata limnophila (Machado & Machado, 1993)Info
Oligolestes grandis (Statz, 1930)Info
Oplonaeschna vectensis (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1916)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Palaeomacromia multicellulata (J. F. Petrulevicius, 1999)Info
Palaeophya argentina (J. F. Petrulevicius, 2009)Info
Palaeotramea aquisextana (A. Nel, 1985)Info
Palaeotramea cellulosa (H. A. Hagen, 1863)Info
Palaeotramea martini (Meunier, 1914)Info
Paleotauriphila marquesi (Nel & Paicheler, 1993)Info
Paleotermopsis oligocenicus (A. Nel, 1993)Info
Parallelophora acuta (H. Haupt, 1956)Info
Parallelophora anomala (H. Haupt, 1956)Info
Parastenolestes oligocenicus (Nel & Paicheler, 1994)Info
Parazacallites aquisextanea (A. Nel, 1988)Info
Petalura acutipennis (Hagen, 1859)Info
Petrolestes hendersoni (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1927)Info
Petrolestes messelensis (Garrouste & Nel, 2015)Info
Phenacolestes mirandus (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1908)Info
Phenacolestes parallelus (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1908)Info
Platycnemis antiqua (F. Pictet, 1848)Info
Primorilestes madseni (J. Rust, 2008)Info
Primorilestes violetae (A. Nel, 2005)Info
Priscalestes germanica (T. Wappler, 2007)Info
Prohypolestes dauphinensis (Nel & Paicheler, 1994)Info
Protamphipteryx basalis (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1921)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sapho armissani (A. Nel, 1987)Info
Sapho legrandi (A. Nel, 2010)Info
Sapho sannoisiensis (F. Meunier, 1914)Info
Sieblosia jucunda (Hagen, 1858)Info
Sinocalopteryx shangyongensis (Q. B. Lin, 2010)Info
Solveigia wittecki (W. Zessin, 2011)Info
Somatochlora oregonica (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1927)Info
Stenogomphus carletoni (S. H. Scudder, 1892)Info
Stenogomphus scudderi (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1921)Info
Stenolestes adygeianensis (A. Nel, 2005)Info
Stenolestes belligaudi (Nel & Al., 1997)Info
Stenolestes camoinsi (Nel, 1986)Info
Stenolestes cerestensis (A. Nel, 2005)Info
Stenolestes coulleti (A. Nel, 1986)Info
Stenolestes dauphinensis (Nel & Al., 1997)Info
Stenolestes falloti (N. Theobald, 1937)Info
Stenolestes fischeri (Nel, 1986)Info
Stenolestes ronzonense (A. Aymard, 1856)Info
Sympetrum bigoti (A. Nel, 1985)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tauriphila cerestensis (Nel & Paicheler, 1993)Info
Thanetophilosina menatensis (A. Nel, 1997)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zacallites balli (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1928)Info
172 Species in Odonata for Paleogene 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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