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Distribution path and Subregions of Paraguay (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - South America - Paraguay
Taxonomy for Odonata (Dragonflies) in Paraguay
Class
Paraguay
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 307 families, 2662 genera, 6151 species
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Subclass
Paraguay
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 306 families, 2658 genera, 6147 species
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Infraclass
Paraguay
Palaeoptera (Crampton, 1915) (Ancient winged insects)
 11 families, 43 genera, 104 species
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Superorder
Paraguay
Odonatoptera (Martynov, 1932)
 11 families, 43 genera, 104 species
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Order
Paraguay
Odonata (Fabricius, 1793) (Dragonflies) - Systematics
 11 families, 43 genera, 104 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
Paraguay
    Epiprocta (Lohmann, 1996)
     4 families, 27 genera, 61 species
Suborder
Paraguay
    Zygoptera (Selys, 1854) (Damselflies)
     7 families, 16 genera, 43 species
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Family overview for Odonata (Dragonflies) in Paraguay
Aeshnidae (Rambur, 1842) - 9 SpeciesDarners
Austropetaliidae (Carle & Louton, 1994) - 1 SpeciesRedspot Dragonflies
Calopterygidae (Selys, 1850) - 7 SpeciesDemoiselles
Coenagrionidae (Kirby, 1890) - 27 SpeciesPond damselflies
Dicteriadidae (Selys, 1853) - 1 SpeciesBarelegs
Gomphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 6 SpeciesClubtails
Lestidae (Calvert, 1901) - 4 SpeciesSpreadwings
Libellulidae (Rambur, 1842) - 45 SpeciesSkimmers
Megapodagrionidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 1 SpeciesFlatwings
Protoneuridae (Tillyard, 1917) - 2 SpeciesThreadtails
Pseudostigmatidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 1 SpeciesForest giants
11 Families with 104 Species in Paraguay


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Species overview - Checklist for Odonata in Paraguay
Species with ANext  
Acanthagrion aepiolum (Tennessen, 2004)Info
Acanthagrion ascendens (Calvert, 1909)Info
Acanthagrion gracile (Rambur, 1842)Info
Acanthagrion lancea (Selys, 1876)Info
Aeshna cornigera planaltica -> Rhionaeschna planalticaInfo
Anax amazili (Burmeister, 1839)Amazon DarnerInfo
Anax longipes (Hagen, 1861)Comet DarnerInfo
Argia albistigma (Hagen In Selys, 1865)Info
Argia croceipennis (Selys, 1865)Info
Argia fosteri -> Argia albistigmaInfo
Argia iralai (Calvert, 1909)Info
Argia lilacina (Selys, 1865)Info
Argia mollis (Hagen In Selys, 1865)Info
Argia reclusa (Selys, 1865)Info
Argia translata (Hagen In Selys, 1865)Dusky DancerInfo
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Brachymesia furcata (Hagen, 1861)Red-tailed PennantInfo
Brechmorhoga nubecula (Rambur, 1842)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Coryphaeschna adnexa (Hagen, 1861)Blue-faced DarnerInfo
Coryphaeschna perrensi (Mclachlan, 1887)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dasythemis mincki (Karsch, 1890)Info
Diastatops intensa (Montgomery, 1940)Info
Diastatops obscura (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Dythemis nigrescens (Calvert, 1899)Black SetwingInfo
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Elasmothemis alcebiadesi (Santos, 1945)Info
Elasmothemis cannacrioides (Calvert, 1906)Info
Elasmothemis constricta (Calvert, 1898)Info
Enallagma novaehispaniae (Calvert, 1907)Neotropical BluetInfo
Epipleoneura venezuelensis (Rácenis, 1955)Info
Epipleoneura williamsoni (Santos, 1957)Info
Erythemis attala (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Black PondhawkInfo
Erythemis mithroides (Brauer, 1900)Claret PondhawkInfo
Erythemis peruviana (Rambur, 1842)Flame-tailed PondhawkInfo
Erythemis plebeja (Burmeister, 1839)Pin-tailed PondhawkInfo
Erythemis vesiculosa (Fabricius, 1775)Great PondhawkInfo
Erythrodiplax atroterminata (Ris, 1911)Info
Erythrodiplax chromoptera (Borror, 1942)Info
Erythrodiplax fusca (Rambur, 1842)Red-faced DragonletInfo
Erythrodiplax hyalina (Förster, 1907)Info
Erythrodiplax juliana (Ris, 1911)Info
Erythrodiplax latimaculata (Ris, 1911)Info
Erythrodiplax lativittata (Borror, 1942)Info
Erythrodiplax melanorubra (Borror, 1942)Info
Erythrodiplax ochracea (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Erythrodiplax paraguayensis (Förster, 1905)Info
Erythrodiplax umbrata (Linnaeus, 1758)Band-winged DragonletInfo
Erythrodiplax unimaculata (De Geer, 1773)Info
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Gynacantha bifida (Rambur, 1842)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Heliocharis amazona (Selys, 1853)Info
Hetaerina rosea (Selys, 1853)Info
Hetaerina simplex (Selys, 1853)Info
Heteragrion aurantiacum (Selys, 1862)Info
Homeoura ambigua (Ris, 1904)Info
Homeoura chelifera (Selys, 1876)Info
Hypopetalia pestilens (Mclachlan, 1870)White-dotted RedspotInfo
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Ischnura fluviatilis (Selys, 1876)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lestes dichrostigma (Calvert, 1909)Info
Lestes forficula (Rambur, 1842)Rainpool SpreadwingInfo
Lestes jurzitzai (Muzon, 1994)Info
Lestes paulistus (Calvert, 1909)Info
Libellula herculea (Karsch, 1889)Info
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Macrothemis hemichlora (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Macrothemis heteronycha (Calvert, 1909)Info
Macrothemis imitans imitans (Karsch, 1890)Info
Macrothemis musiva (Calvert, 1898)Info
Macrothemis pumila -> Euxoa caeruleaInfo
Mecistogaster amalia (Burmeister, 1839)Amalia HelicopterInfo
Miathyria marcella (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Hyacinth GliderInfo
Micrathyria dido (Ris, 1911)Info
Micrathyria iheringi (Santos, 1946)Info
Micrathyria ocellata dentiens -> Euchalcia herrichiInfo
Micrathyria pseudeximia (Westfall, 1992)Info
Micrathyria spuria (Selys, 1900)Info
Mnesarete guttifera (Selys, 1873)Info
Mnesarete lencionii (Garrison, 2006)Info
Mnesarete pruinosa (Hagen In Selys, 1853)Info
Mnesarete pudica (Hagen In Selys, 1853)Info
Mnesarete pudica pudica (Hagen In Selys, 1853)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oxyagrion basale (Selys, 1876)Info
Oxyagrion impunctatum (Calvert, 1909)Info
Oxyagrion pavidum (Hagen In Selys, 1876)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Peristicta aeneoviridis (Calvert, 1909)Info
Peristicta misionera -> Peristicta aeneoviridisInfo
Perithemis mooma (Kirby, 1889)Info
Phyllocycla propinqua (Belle, 1972)Info
Phyllocycla viridipleuris (Calvert, 1909)Info
Progomphus aberrans (Belle, 1973)Info
Progomphus complicatus (Selys, 1854)Info
Progomphus flinti (Belle, 1975)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhionaeschna planaltica (Calvert, 1952)Info
Rhionaeschna psilus (Calvert, 1947)Turquoise-tipped DarnerInfo
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tauriphila argo (Hagen, 1869)Arch-tipped GliderInfo
Tauriphila risi (Martin, 1896)Info
Telebasis carmesina (Calvert, 1909)Info
Telebasis coccinata -> Telebasis coccineaInfo
Telebasis coccinea (Selys, 1876)Info
Telebasis obsoleta (Selys, 1876)Info
Telebasis willinki (Fraser, 1948)Info
Tholymis citrina (Hagen, 1867)Evening SkimmerInfo
Tigriagrion aurantinigrum (Calvert, 1909)Info
Tramea abdominalis (Rambur, 1842)Vermillion SaddlebagsInfo
Tramea cophysa (Hagen, 1867)Info
Triacanthagyna nympha (Navas, 1933)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zenithoptera viola (Ris, 1910)Info
Zonophora calippus spectabilis (Campion, 1920)Info
104 Species in Odonata for Paraguay 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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