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Distribution path and Subregions of Poland (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Europe - Central Europe - Poland
Taxonomy for Odonata (Dragonflies) in Poland
Class
Poland
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 499 families, 4969 genera, 16397 species
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Subclass
Poland
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 493 families, 4959 genera, 16377 species
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Infraclass
Poland
Palaeoptera (Crampton, 1915) (Ancient winged insects)
 21 families, 46 genera, 105 species
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Superorder
Poland
Odonatoptera (Martynov, 1932)
 13 families, 33 genera, 87 species
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Order
Poland
Odonata (Fabricius, 1793) (Dragonflies) - Systematics
 13 families, 33 genera, 87 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
Poland
    Epiprocta (Lohmann, 1996)
     5 families, 17 genera, 53 species
Suborder
Poland
    Zygoptera (Selys, 1854) (Damselflies)
     5 families, 13 genera, 31 species
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Family overview for Odonata (Dragonflies) in Poland
Aeshnidae (Rambur, 1842) - 12 SpeciesDarners
Calopterygidae (Selys, 1850) - 4 SpeciesDemoiselles
Coenagrionidae (Kirby, 1890) - 16 SpeciesPond damselflies
Cordulegastridae (Calvert, 1893) - 1 SpeciesFlying adder
Corduliidae (Selys-longchamps, 1850) - 8 SpeciesBoghaunters
Epallagidae (Needham, 1903) - 1 Species
Eumorbaeschnidae (Bechly, 1996) - 1 Species
Gomphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 6 SpeciesClubtails
Lestidae (Calvert, 1901) - 7 SpeciesSpreadwings
Libellulidae (Rambur, 1842) - 26 SpeciesSkimmers
Megapodagrionidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 1 SpeciesFlatwings
Platycnemididae (Tillyard, 1917) - 3 SpeciesWhite-legged damselflies
Thaumatoneuridae (Fraser, 1957) - 1 Species
13 Families with 87 Species in Poland


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Species overview - Checklist for Odonata in Poland
Species with ANext  
Aeshna cyanea (O. F. Müller, 1764)Blue hawkerSite
Aeshna grandis (Linnaeus, 1758)Brown hawkerInfo
Aeshna isoceles (Müller, 1767)Green-eyed HawkerInfo
Aeshna juncea (Linnaeus, 1758)Common hawkerInfo
Aeshna juncea juncea (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Aeshna mixta (Latreille, 1805)Migrant hawkerSite
Aeshna viridis (Eversmann, 1836)Green hawkerInfo
Agrion antiquum (F. Pictet, 1848)Info
Anaciaeschna isoceles isoceles (Müller, 1767)Info
Anax imperator (Leach, 1815)Emperor DragonflyInfo
Anax parthenope (Selys, 1839)Lesser EmperorInfo
Anax parthenope parthenope (Selys, 1839)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Brachytron pratense (Müller, 1764)Hairy dragonflyInfo
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Calopteryx splendens (Harris, 1782)Banded DemoiselleSite
Calopteryx splendens splendens (Harris, 1782)Info
Calopteryx virgo (Linnaeus, 1758)Beautiful DemoiselleSite
Calopteryx virgo virgo (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Chalcolestes viridis (Vander Linden, 1825)Willow Emerald DamselflyInfo
Coenagrion hastulatum (Charpentier, 1825)Northern DamselflyInfo
Coenagrion lunulatum (Charpentier, 1840)Irish DamselflyInfo
Coenagrion ornatum (Selys, 1850)Ornate BluetInfo
Coenagrion puella (Linnaeus, 1758)Azure DamselflySite
Coenagrion puella puella (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Coenagrion pulchellum (Vander Linden, 1823)Variable DamselflyInfo
Coenagrion vernale -> Coenagrion lunulatumInfo
Cordulegaster boltonii (Donovan, 1807)Golden-ringed DragonflyInfo
Cordulia aenea (Linnaeus, 1758)Downy EmeraldInfo
Cordulia aenea aenea (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Electrophenacolestes serafini (A. Nel, 2006)Info
Electropodagrion szwedoi (D. Azar, 2008)Info
Elektroeuphaea flecki (A. Nel, 2013)Info
Enallagma cyathigerum (Charpentier, 1840)Common Blue DamselflySite
Enallagma cyathigerum cyathigerum (Charpentier, 1840)Info
Epitheca bimaculata (Charpentier, 1825)Eurasian BaskettailInfo
Epitheca bimaculata bimaculata (Charpentier, 1825)Info
Erythromma najas (Hansemann, 1823)Large RedeyeInfo
Erythromma viridulum (Charpentier, 1840)Small RedeyeSite
Eumorbaeschna adriankini (G. Bechly, 2013)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gomphoides occulta (Hagen, 1856)Info
Gomphus flavipes -> Gomphus pulchellusYellow-legged DragonflyInfo
Gomphus pulchellus (Selys, 1840)Western ClubtailInfo
Gomphus vulgatissimus (Linnaeus, 1758)Common ClubtailInfo
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Ischnura elegans (Vander Linden, 1820)Blue-tailed DamselflySite
Ischnura elegans elegans (Vander Linden, 1820)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lestes barbarus (Fabricius, 1798)Southern Emerald DamselflyInfo
Lestes dryas (Kirby, 1890)Emerald SpreadwingInfo
Lestes sponsa (Hansemann, 1823)Emerald DamselflyInfo
Lestes virens (Charpentier, 1825)Small Emerald DamselflyInfo
Lestes viridis -> Lestes barbarusSite
Leucorrhinia albifrons (Burmeister, 1839)Dark WhitefaceInfo
Leucorrhinia caudalis (Charpentier, 1840)Lilypad WhitefaceInfo
Leucorrhinia dubia (Vander Linden, 1825)White-faced DarterInfo
Leucorrhinia dubia dubia (Vander Linden, 1825)Info
Leucorrhinia pectoralis (Charpentier, 1825)Large White-faced DarterInfo
Leucorrhinia rubicunda (Linnaeus, 1758)Ruby WhitefaceInfo
Libellula depressa (Linnaeus, 1758)Broad-bodied darterInfo
Libellula fulva (Müller, 1764)Scarce ChaserSite
Libellula kieseli (A. Assmann, 1870)Info
Libellula pannewitziana (H. R. Goeppert, 1855)Info
Libellula quadrimaculata (Linnaeus, 1758)Four-spotted SkimmerInfo
Libellula sieboldiana (H. R. Goeppert, 1855)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Macrothemis tessellata (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nehalennia speciosa (Charpentier, 1840)Pygmy damselflyInfo
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Onychogomphus geometricus geometricus (Selys, 1854)Info
Ophiogomphus cecilia (Geoffroy In Fourcroy, 1785)Green SnaketailInfo
Orthetrum albistylum (Selys, 1848)White-Tailed SkimmerInfo
Orthetrum cancellatum (Linnaeus, 1758)Black-Tailed SkimmerSite
Orthetrum cancellatum cancellatum (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Platycnemis antiqua (F. Pictet, 1848)Info
Platycnemis pennipes (Pallas, 1771)Blue FeatherlegInfo
Platycnemis pennipes pennipes (Pallas, 1771)Info
Pyrrhosoma nymphula (Sulzer, 1776)Large Red DamselflySite
Species with SBack  Top
Somatochlora alpestris (Selys, 1840)Alpine EmeraldInfo
Somatochlora flavomaculata (Vander Linden, 1825)Yellow-Spotted EmeraldInfo
Somatochlora metallica (Vander Linden, 1825)Brilliant EmeraldInfo
Somatochlora metallica metallica (Vander Linden, 1825)Info
Sympecma fusca (Vander Linden, 1820)Common Winter DamselflyInfo
Sympetrum danae (Sulzer, 1776)Black darterInfo
Sympetrum flaveolum (Linnaeus, 1758)Yellow-winged darterInfo
Sympetrum fonscolombei -> Sympetrum fonscolombiiNomadInfo
Sympetrum fonscolombii (Selys, 1840)Red-veined darterInfo
Sympetrum pedemontanum (O. F. Müller In Allioni, 1766)Banded darterInfo
Sympetrum pedemontanum pedemontanum (O.f. Müller In Allioni, 1766)Info
Sympetrum sanguineum (Müller, 1764)Ruddy darterSite
Sympetrum sanguineum sanguineum (O.f. Müller, 1764)Info
Sympetrum vulgatum (Linnaeus, 1758)Vagrant darterSite
Sympetrum vulgatum vulgatum (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
87 Species in Odonata for Poland 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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