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Distribution path and Subregions of United Arab Emirates (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - West Asia - Near East - United Arab Emirates
Taxonomy for Odonata (Dragonflies) in United Arab Emirates
Class
United Arab Emirates
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 135 families, 538 genera, 1058 species
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Subclass
United Arab Emirates
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 135 families, 538 genera, 1058 species
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Infraclass
United Arab Emirates
Palaeoptera (Crampton, 1915) (Ancient winged insects)
 6 families, 14 genera, 23 species
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Superorder
United Arab Emirates
Odonatoptera (Martynov, 1932)
 6 families, 14 genera, 23 species
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Order
United Arab Emirates
Odonata (Fabricius, 1793) (Dragonflies) - Systematics
 6 families, 14 genera, 23 species
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Show Info
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
United Arab Emirates
    Epiprocta (Lohmann, 1996)
     3 families, 10 genera, 18 species
Suborder
United Arab Emirates
    Zygoptera (Selys, 1854) (Damselflies)
     3 families, 4 genera, 5 species
Site

Family overview for Odonata (Dragonflies) in United Arab Emirates
Aeshnidae (Rambur, 1842) - 4 SpeciesDarners
Coenagrionidae (Kirby, 1890) - 3 SpeciesPond damselflies
Gomphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 2 SpeciesClubtails
Libellulidae (Rambur, 1842) - 12 SpeciesSkimmers
Platycnemididae (Tillyard, 1917) - 1 SpeciesWhite-legged damselflies
Protoneuridae (Tillyard, 1917) - 1 SpeciesThreadtails
6 Families with 23 Species in United Arab Emirates


Species overview - Checklist for Odonata in United Arab Emirates
Anax ephippiger -> Hemianax ephippigerVagrant EmperorInfo
Anax imperator (Leach, 1815)Emperor DragonflyInfo
Anax parthenope (Selys, 1839)Lesser EmperorInfo
Arabicnemis caerulea (Waterston, 1984)Info
Arabineura khalidi (Schneider, 1988)Info
Crocothemis erythraea (Brullé, 1832)Scarlet darterSite
Crocothemis sanguinolenta (Burmeister, 1839)Little scarletInfo
Diplacodes lefebvrii (Rambur, 1842)Black PercherInfo
Hemianax ephippiger (Burmeister, 1839)Vagrant EmperorInfo
Ischnura evansi (Morton, 1919)Blue-banded DamselInfo
Ischnura senegalensis (Rambur, 1842)Marsh BluetailInfo
Orthetrum chrysostigma (Burmeister, 1839)Epaulet SkimmerInfo
Orthetrum ransonnetii (Brauer, 1865)Info
Orthetrum sabina (Drury, 1770)Slender SkimmerInfo
Pantala flavescens (Fabricius, 1798)Wandering GliderInfo
Paragomphus genei (Selys, 1841)Common HooktailInfo
Paragomphus sinaiticus (Morton, 1929)Info
Pseudagrion decorum (Rambur, 1842)Info
Selysiothemis nigra (Vander Linden, 1825)Black PennantInfo
Trithemis annulata (Palisot De Beauvois, 1805)Violet Dropwing Violet-marked DarterInfo
Trithemis arteriosa (Burmeister, 1839)Red-veined DropwingInfo
Trithemis kirbyi (Selys, 1891)Orange-Winged DropwingInfo
Urothemis thomasi (Longfield, 1932)Omani dragonflyInfo
23 Species in Odonata for United Arab Emirates listed
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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