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Distribution path and Subregions of South Korea (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - East Asia - Korea - South Korea
Taxonomy for Odonata (Dragonflies) in South Korea
Class
South Korea
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 350 families, 3268 genera, 7475 species
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Subclass
South Korea
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 348 families, 3265 genera, 7469 species
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Infraclass
South Korea
Palaeoptera (Crampton, 1915) (Ancient winged insects)
 18 families, 68 genera, 163 species
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Superorder
South Korea
Odonatoptera (Martynov, 1932)
 11 families, 56 genera, 131 species
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Order
South Korea
Odonata (Fabricius, 1793) (Dragonflies) - Systematics
 11 families, 56 genera, 131 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
South Korea
    Epiprocta (Lohmann, 1996)
     6 families, 39 genera, 96 species
Suborder
South Korea
    Zygoptera (Selys, 1854) (Damselflies)
     4 families, 16 genera, 34 species
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Family overview for Odonata (Dragonflies) in South Korea
Aeshnidae (Rambur, 1842) - 13 SpeciesDarners
Calopterygidae (Selys, 1850) - 6 SpeciesDemoiselles
Chlorogomphidae (Needham, 1903) - 1 Species
Coenagrionidae (Kirby, 1890) - 16 SpeciesPond damselflies
Cordulegastridae (Calvert, 1893) - 1 SpeciesFlying adder
Corduliidae (Selys-longchamps, 1850) - 12 SpeciesBoghaunters
Gomphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 23 SpeciesClubtails
Hemeroscopidae (Pritykina, 1977) - 1 Species
Lestidae (Calvert, 1901) - 8 SpeciesSpreadwings
Libellulidae (Rambur, 1842) - 46 SpeciesSkimmers
Platycnemididae (Tillyard, 1917) - 4 SpeciesWhite-legged damselflies
11 Families with 131 Species in South Korea


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Species overview - Checklist for Odonata in South Korea
Species with ANext  
Aeschnophlebia anisoptera (Selys, 1883)Info
Aeschnophlebia longistigma (Selys, 1883)Info
Aeshna crenata (Hagen, 1856)Siberian hawkerInfo
Aeshna juncea (Linnaeus, 1758)Common hawkerInfo
Aeshna mixta (Latreille, 1805)Migrant hawkerSite
Aeshna nigroflava -> Apamea monoglyphaInfo
Anax nigrofasciatus (Oguma, 1915)Blue-spotted EmperorInfo
Anax nigrofasciatus nigrofasciatus (Oguma, 1915)Info
Anax parthenope (Selys, 1839)Lesser EmperorInfo
Anax parthenope julius (Brauer, 1865)Info
Anisogomphus maacki (Selys, 1872)Info
Anotogaster sieboldii (Selys, 1854)Jumbo DragonflyInfo
Asiagomphus coreanus (Doi & Okumura, 1937)Info
Asiagomphus melanopsoides (Doi, 1943)Info
Atrocalopteryx atrata (Selys, 1853)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Boyeria karubei (Yokoi, 2002)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Calopteryx atrata -> Atrocalopteryx atrataInfo
Calopteryx japonica (Selys, 1869)Info
Ceriagrion auranticum (Fraser, 1922)Orange-tailed SpriteInfo
Ceriagrion melanurum (Selys, 1876)Info
Chlorogomphus brunneus (Oguma, 1926)Info
Coenagrion concinnum -> Coenagrion johanssoniInfo
Coenagrion convalescens -> Coenagrion johanssoniInfo
Coenagrion ecornutum (Selys, 1872)Info
Coenagrion hylas (Trybom, 1889)Siberian BluetInfo
Coenagrion johanssoni (Wallengren, 1894)Arctic BluetInfo
Coenagrion lanceolatum (Selys, 1872)Info
Copera annulata (Selys, 1863)Info
Copera tokyoensis -> Agrilus raapiInfo
Cordulia aenea (Linnaeus, 1758)Downy EmeraldInfo
Crocothemis servilia (Drury, 1773)Acarlet skimmerInfo
Crocothemis servilia servilia (Drury, 1773)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Davidius lunatus (Bartenev, 1914)Info
Deielia phaon (Selys, 1883)Info
Diplacodes trivialis (Rambur, 1842)Chalky PercherSite
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Enallagma cyathigerum (Charpentier, 1840)Common Blue DamselflySite
Epitheca marginata (Selys, 1883)Info
Epophthalmia elegans (Brauer, 1865)Regal Pond CruiserInfo
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gomphidia confluens (Selys, 1878)Info
Gomphus bifrenatus (Selys, 1854)Info
Gomphus coreanus (Doi & Okumura, 1937)Info
Gomphus emarginatus -> Glipa laosensisInfo
Gynacantha japonica (Bartenev, 1910)Blue-spotted Dusk-hawkerInfo
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hemeroscopus baissicus (L. N. Pritykina, 1977)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Indolestes gracilis (Hagen In Selys, 1862)Info
Indolestes gracilis peregrinus (Ris, 1916)Info
Ischnura asiatica (Brauer, 1865)RedtailInfo
Ischnura elegans (Vander Linden, 1820)Blue-tailed DamselflySite
Ischnura elegans elegans (Vander Linden, 1820)Info
Ischnura senegalensis (Rambur, 1842)Marsh BluetailInfo
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lamelligomphus ringens (Needham, 1930)Info
Lestes japonicus (Selys, 1883)Info
Lestes sponsa (Hansemann, 1823)Emerald DamselflyInfo
Lestes temporalis (Selys, 1883)Info
Libellula angelina (Selys, 1883)Info
Libellula quadrimaculata (Linnaeus, 1758)Four-spotted SkimmerInfo
Lyriothemis pachygastra (Selys, 1878)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Macromia amphigena (Selys, 1871)Info
Macromia amphigena fraenata (Martin, 1907)Info
Macromia daimoji (Okumura, 1949)Info
Macromia manchurica (Asahina, 1964)Info
Mnais pruinosa (Selys, 1853)Info
Mnais pruinosa pruinosa (Selys, 1853)Info
Mnais strigata -> Mnais pruinosaInfo
Mortonagrion selenion (Ris, 1916)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nannophya pygmaea -> Nannothemis bellaScarlet PygmyflyInfo
Nannothemis bella (Uhler, 1857)Elfin SkimmerInfo
Nehalennia speciosa (Charpentier, 1840)Pygmy damselflyInfo
Nihonogomphus minor (Doi, 1943)Info
Nihonogomphus ruptus (Selys & Hagen, 1858)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Onychogomphus ringens -> Angatra parvaInfo
Ophiogomphus cecilia (Geoffroy In Fourcroy, 1785)Green SnaketailInfo
Ophiogomphus forficula (Okumura, 1937)Info
Ophiogomphus obscurus -> Ophiogomphus ceciliaInfo
Orthetrum albistylum (Selys, 1848)White-Tailed SkimmerInfo
Orthetrum albistylum speciosum (Uhler, 1858)Info
Orthetrum japonicum internum (Mclachlan, 1894)Info
Orthetrum lineostigma (Selys, 1886)Info
Orthetrum melania (Selys, 1883)Greater Blue SkimmerInfo
Orthetrum triangulare (Selys, 1878)Blue-tailed Forest HawkInfo
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pantala flavescens (Fabricius, 1798)Wandering GliderInfo
Paracercion hieroglyphicum (Brauer, 1865)Japanese LilysquatterInfo
Platycnemis foliacea sasakii (Asahina, 1949)Info
Platycnemis phyllopoda (Djakonov, 1926)Info
Polycanthagyna melanictera (Selys, 1883)Info
Pseudothemis zonata (Burmeister, 1839)Pied SkimmerInfo
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhyothemis fuliginosa (Selys, 1883)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sieboldius albardae (Selys, 1886)Info
Sinictinogomphus clavatus (Fabricius, 1775)Golden FlangetailInfo
Somatochlora alpestris (Selys, 1840)Alpine EmeraldInfo
Somatochlora coreana -> Somatochlora exuberataInfo
Somatochlora exuberata (Bartenev, 1910)Info
Somatochlora graeseri graeseri (Selys, 1887)Info
Somatochlora uchidai (Förster, 1909)Info
Stylurus annulatus (Djakonov, 1926)Info
Stylurus oculatus (Asahina, 1949)Info
Sympecma annulata -> Sympecma paediscaInfo
Sympecma paedisca (Brauer, 1877)Siberian Winter DamselInfo
Sympetrum arcticum -> Psolos kethraInfo
Sympetrum baccha (Selys, 1884)Info
Sympetrum baccha matutinum (Ris, 1911)Info
Sympetrum croceolum (Selys, 1883)Info
Sympetrum daliensis (Zhu, 1999)Info
Sympetrum danae (Sulzer, 1776)Black darterInfo
Sympetrum darwinianum (Selys, 1833)Info
Sympetrum depressiusculum (Selys, 1841)Spotted darterInfo
Sympetrum eroticum (Selys, 1883)Foot-tipped DarterInfo
Sympetrum eroticum eroticum (Selys, 1883)Info
Sympetrum flaveolum (Linnaeus, 1758)Yellow-winged darterInfo
Sympetrum fonscolombii (Selys, 1840)Red-veined darterInfo
Sympetrum frequens -> Sympetrum depressiusculumAutumn DarterInfo
Sympetrum infuscatum (Selys, 1883)Info
Sympetrum kunckeli (Selys, 1884)Info
Sympetrum parvulum (Bartenef, 1912)Info
Sympetrum pedemontanum (O. F. Müller In Allioni, 1766)Banded darterInfo
Sympetrum pedemontanum elatum (Selys, 1872)Info
Sympetrum pedemontanum pedemontanum (O.f. Müller In Allioni, 1766)Info
Sympetrum risi (Bartenev, 1914)Info
Sympetrum risi risi (Bartenef, 1914)Info
Sympetrum scoticum -> Sympetrum danaeInfo
Sympetrum speciosum (Oguma, 1915)Info
Sympetrum speciosum speciosum ()Info
Sympetrum striolatum (Charpentier, 1840)Common darterSite
Sympetrum striolatum imitoides (Bartenef, 1919)Info
Sympetrum uniforme (Selys, 1883)Info
Sympycna paedisca -> Sympecma paediscaInfo
Species with TBack  Top
Tramea virginia (Rambur, 1842)Saddlebag GliderInfo
Trigomphus citimus (Needham, 1931)Info
Trigomphus citimus citimus (Needham, 1931)Info
Trigomphus melampus (Selys, 1869)Info
Trigomphus nigripes -> Trigomphus citimusInfo
131 Species in Odonata for South Korea 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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