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Distribution path and Subregions of Trinidad and Tobago (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Caribbean - Caribbean islands - Trinidad and Tobago
Subregions: Trinidad
Taxonomy for Odonata (Dragonflies) in Trinidad and Tobago
Class
Trinidad and Tobago
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 280 families, 1777 genera, 3628 species
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Subclass
Trinidad and Tobago
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 279 families, 1776 genera, 3626 species
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Infraclass
Trinidad and Tobago
Palaeoptera (Crampton, 1915) (Ancient winged insects)
 7 families, 39 genera, 74 species
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Superorder
Trinidad and Tobago
Odonatoptera (Martynov, 1932)
 6 families, 38 genera, 73 species
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Order
Trinidad and Tobago
Odonata (Fabricius, 1793) (Dragonflies) - Systematics
 6 families, 38 genera, 73 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
Trinidad and Tobago
    Epiprocta (Lohmann, 1996)
     3 families, 26 genera, 50 species
Suborder
Trinidad and Tobago
    Zygoptera (Selys, 1854) (Damselflies)
     3 families, 12 genera, 23 species
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Family overview for Odonata (Dragonflies) in Trinidad and Tobago
Aeshnidae (Rambur, 1842) - 3 SpeciesDarners
Calopterygidae (Selys, 1850) - 2 SpeciesDemoiselles
Coenagrionidae (Kirby, 1890) - 20 SpeciesPond damselflies
Gomphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 2 SpeciesClubtails
Lestidae (Calvert, 1901) - 1 SpeciesSpreadwings
Libellulidae (Rambur, 1842) - 45 SpeciesSkimmers
6 Families with 73 Species in Trinidad and Tobago


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Species overview - Checklist for Odonata in Trinidad and Tobago
Species with ANext  
Acanthagrion ascendens (Calvert, 1909)Info
Acanthagrion kennedii (Williamson, 1916)Info
Anatya guttata (Erichson, 1848)Info
Anax amazili (Burmeister, 1839)Amazon DarnerInfo
Argia insipida (Hagen In Selys, 1865)Info
Argia oculata (Hagen In Selys, 1865)Info
Argia orichalcea (Hagen In Selys, 1865)Info
Argia pulla (Hagen In Selys, 1865)Info
Argia translata (Hagen In Selys, 1865)Dusky DancerInfo
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Brachymesia herbida (Gundlach, 1889)Tawny PennantInfo
Brechmorhoga praecox (Hagen, 1861)Slender ClubskimmerInfo
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Coryphaeschna viriditas (Calvert, 1952)Mangrove DarnerInfo
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dythemis multipunctata multipunctata (Kirby, 1894)Info
Dythemis nigra -> Dythemis multipunctata multipunctataInfo
Dythemis sterilis (Hagen, 1861)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Elasmothemis cannacrioides (Calvert, 1906)Info
Elga leptostyla (Ris, 1911)Info
Enallagma novaehispaniae (Calvert, 1907)Neotropical BluetInfo
Erythemis credula (Hagen, 1861)Info
Erythemis haematogastra (Burmeister, 1839)Red PondhawkInfo
Erythemis peruviana (Rambur, 1842)Flame-tailed PondhawkInfo
Erythemis plebeja (Burmeister, 1839)Pin-tailed PondhawkInfo
Erythemis vesiculosa (Fabricius, 1775)Great PondhawkInfo
Erythrodiplax basalis (Kirby, 1897)Info
Erythrodiplax famula (Erichson, 1848)Info
Erythrodiplax fusca (Rambur, 1842)Red-faced DragonletInfo
Erythrodiplax ochracea (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Erythrodiplax umbrata (Linnaeus, 1758)Band-winged DragonletInfo
Erythrodiplax unimaculata (De Geer, 1773)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gynacantha nervosa (Rambur, 1842)Twilight DarnerInfo
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hetaerina caja caja (Drury, 1773)Info
Hetaerina occisa (Hagen In Selys, 1853)Info
Homeoura obrieni (Von Ellenrieder, 2008)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Idiataphe amazonica (Kirby, 1889)Info
Ischnura capreolus (Hagen, 1861)Info
Ischnura ramburii (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Ramburīs ForktailInfo
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lestes tenuatus (Rambur, 1842)Blue-striped SpreadwingInfo
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Macrothemis hemichlora (Burmeister, 1839)Info
Macrothemis imitans leucozona (Ris, 1913)Info
Macrothemis pumila -> Euxoa caeruleaInfo
Metaleptobasis diceras (Selys, 1877)Info
Metaleptobasis manicaria -> Agrilus sicariellusInfo
Miathyria simplex (Rambur, 1842)Dwarf GliderInfo
Micrathyria aequalis (Hagen, 1861)Spot-tailed DasherInfo
Micrathyria atra (Martin, 1897)Black DasherInfo
Micrathyria catenata (Calvert, 1909)Info
Micrathyria laevigata (Calvert, 1909)Info
Micrathyria mengeri mengeri (Ris, 1919)Info
Micrathyria ocellata (Martin, 1897)Info
Micrathyria pseudeximia (Westfall, 1992)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nehalennia minuta (Selys In Sagra, 1857)Tropical SpriteInfo
Neoneura esthera (Williamson, 1917)Info
Nephepeltia phryne (Perty, 1834)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Orthemis discolor -> Orthemis ferrugineaCarmine SkimmerInfo
Orthemis ferruginea (Fabricius, 1775)Roseate SkimmerInfo
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Perithemis mooma (Kirby, 1889)Info
Phyllocycla anduzei (Needham, 1943)Info
Phyllogomphoides cornutifrons (Needham, 1944)Info
Planiplax phoenicura (Ris, 1912)Info
Protoneura tenuis (Selys, 1860)Scarlet-backed ThreadtailInfo
Pseudoleon superbus (Hagen, 1861)Filigree SkimmerInfo
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tauriphila argo (Hagen, 1869)Arch-tipped GliderInfo
Telebasis corallina (Selys, 1876)Info
Telebasis demararum (Williamson, 1917)Info
Telebasis griffinii (Martin, 1896)Info
Telebasis limoncocha -> Telebasis griffiniiInfo
Tramea binotata (Rambur, 1842)Sooty SaddlebagInfo
Tramea calverti (Muttkowski, 1910)Striped SaddlebagsInfo
Tramea cophysa (Hagen, 1867)Info
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
73 Species in Odonata for Trinidad and Tobago 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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